Lilac Fire in North County Being Contained

The Lilac Fire that tore through 4,100 acres since starting Thursday morning from Fallbrook to Oceanside was 60 percent contained as of Sunday morning . The fire broke out about 11:30am Thursday in the Bonsall area along I-15 near SR76. 

Cal Fire says about 180 structures were destroyed in the fire.  Six people were injure jncluding two firefighters. A husband and wife who owned horses were burned trying to save the animals. The fire ripped through the San Luis Rey Training Center, where nearly 500 horses are stabled. At least 46 died in the fire. 


 
 
 

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