Fire shuts down SR 76
Last updated 9/8/2022 at 8:13pm
North County Fire Protection District firefighters were dispatched to a vegetation fire in the area of State Route 76 and East Vista Way, today, 9/8/22 at 11:16 am. The fire was on the Bonsall/Vista border.
"This fire was burning on the north side of the 76 in the riverbed. Fire grew to approximately 2 acres in size. The westbound side of the 76 was temporarily shut down due to firefighting activities. Crews had stopped the forward rate of spread at 12:08 pm," said NCFPD PIO John Choi.
Units from North County Fire, Oceanside Fire, Vista Fire, and CAL Fire San Diego responded and worked together to contain the fire.