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Fires break out in Los Alamos, Solvang; lightning strikes reported in area

Posted at 9:29 AM, Aug 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-15 12:41:21-04

Firefighters are responding to reports of at least two vegetation fires that broke out in northern Santa Barbara County Saturday morning.

The first reportedly started around 8:30 a.m. at Alisal Road and Highway 246 in Solvang.

The second was reported just before 9 a.m. at Drum Canyon Road and Centennial Street.

Another was reported just after 9:30 a.m. on Purisima Road in Lompoc.

The Santa Barbara County Fire Department reports lighting in the area.

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