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Fire burning in Big Sur area

Posted at 12:46 PM, Jul 30, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-30 15:56:45-04

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.

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.