A wildfire broke out Tuesday morning in the Big Sur area of the Los Padres National Forest.
It is reportedly burning in the Kirk Creek Campground area, which is between Gorda and Lucia.
Nacimiento-Fergusson Road was closed as a result of the fire.
A new wildfire started early this morning in the hills above Big Sur. Here is a visible satellite image showing the smoke (red circle) in the hills above Big Sur on the Central Coast. #CAwx #MillFire pic.twitter.com/QVJwplrUvd
— NWS Bay Area (@NWSBayArea) July 30, 2019
Forest Service officials said few details were immediately available because of the remoteness of the fire.
This is a developing story and will be updated with new information as it becomes available.