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Small vegetation fire breaks out in Santa Ynez Valley

Santa Barbara County Fire to increase resources for ‘high fire season’
Posted at 12:56 PM, Oct 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-29 16:02:09-04

Firefighters were responding to reports of a vegetation fire in the Santa Ynez Valley Tuesday afternoon.

The Santa Barbara County Fire Department said an investigator was en route to the fire, which broke out at 12:36 p.m. on Dove Meadow Road and San Mill Road.

The fire was reported to be less than an acre in size and burning in light brush with a low rate of spread.

Two engines and one hand crews were working to put out the fire.