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UPDATE: CAL FIRE SLO contains unattended campfire after it burned nearby brush in Santa Margarita

Posted at 2:32 PM, Jul 04, 2020

UPDATE (3:30 p.m.) - CAL FIRE SLO said crews contained an unattended campfire that was burning on T.V. Tower Rd. west of Highway 101.

The fire was contained to a 10 x 20 ft. spot.

The Los Padres National Forest helped put the fire out.

ORIGINAL STORY (2:32 p.m.) - CAL FIRE SLO officials say a vegetation fire broke out in Santa Margarita Saturday afternoon.

According to the PulsePoint app, fire crews received initial reports of the vegetation fire shortly after 1:30 p.m. near TV Tower Road.

The PulsePoint app shows as of 2:30 p.m., six units are on scene and two units are en route to the fire.

CAL FIRE SLO officials did not immediately respond to calls from KSBY News.

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