Grass fire breaks out in southern Paso Robles

Posted at 4:09 PM, Aug 09, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-09 19:09:13-04

Firefighters responded to a grass fire in southern Paso Robles on Thursday afternoon.

The fire was reported at about 3:50 p.m. in the area of Santa Ysabel Ave. and S. River Rd.

As of 4:05 p.m., CAL FIRE reported that two acres of grass were burning but firefighters were making good progress. Initially, the fire was described as wind-driven and threatening nearby structures, but fire officials said the structure threat was mitigated.