IC reports that the cause of the
#MissionFire was a running vehicle parked in the vegetation.
June 27, 2016 (EAST COUNTY) A new fire has broken out near the Tecate port of entry, on the United States side. This, according to the California Highway Patrol log, started at 4.24 and it is at Industrial and Tecate Mission Road.
Here is from the CHP traffic. We will keep trying to find out what is going on, but according to residents the wind is going east. This is west of the Border fire. They also have a very small area of brush that did burn, and are currently working on knockdown.
|5:03 PM||4|| 108-62 NEG SIG ALERT // INDUSTRIAL IS PRIVATE RD|
|4:59 PM||3|| B108-024 HAVE 25 FIRE TKS HERE // SB INDUSTRIAL AT 188 BLKD EXCEPT FOR EMERGENCEY TRFC // 108-S4 CPZ ALL|
|4:42 PM||2|| B108-024 STILL SEVERAL MILES OUT // EXCESSIVE BLK SMOKE FRM THAT DIRECTION // UPDATE FRM FIRE|
|4:30 PM||1|| [Notification] [CHP]-STARTING TO CATCH THE BRUSH ON FIRE|
Updated to reflect cause of the fire.