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Brush Fires in East County

Brush Fires in East County
Posted September 9th, 2013 @ 3:32pm

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CalFire says the Lyons fire that broke out Monday afternoon in the Jamul area has burned at least 450 acres off Lawson Valley Road and  only 15-percent contained.  No structures are being threatened at this time and there are no longer any evacuation advisories. No injuries are reported.

Another brush fire Monday, the Potrero Fire near the community of Potrero had burned only 5 acres and was 100% contained with no structure damage and only one minor injury. Some homes were threatened for a period of time before crews knocked down the flames along Potrero Road and State Route 94.

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