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Firefighters respond to brush fire in Santa Ynez

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Posted at 1:48 PM, Jun 22, 2023

UPDATE (3:50 p.m.) - Fire officials say the fire burned a total of 14.25 acres.

UPDATE (2:55 p.m.) - Santa Barbara County Fire reports that forward progress of the fire was stopped at 2:10 p.m.

The fire burned mostly grass and no structures were ever threatened, according to firefighters.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

(1:48 p.m.) - Firefighters in Santa Barbara County are responding to a brush fire in the 3900 block of Mission Dr. in Santa Ynez.

The fire was first reported just before 1:15 p.m. Thursday.

According to the Santa Barbara County Fire Department, the fire has burned about two acres and firefighting crews are making good progress.