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Firefighters responding to fire off Highway 166

Posted at 4:18 PM, Jun 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-08 19:54:00-04

A fire broke out Monday afternoon off Highway 166, east of Rock Front Ranch, between Santa Maria and New Cuyama.

It was first reported at about 3:15 p.m.

Firefighters were reporting the fire as about 3-5 acres in size and burning with a moderate rate of spread.

Santa Barbara County Fire and CAL FIRE SLO were assisting Los Padres National Forest firefighters in response to the fire.

This is a developing story and will be updated with new information as it becomes available.