Fire East of Ettersburg Junction Burns Vehicles and Junk
At 6:12 AM, today, Telegraph Ridge fire, Briceland Fire & Cal Fire responded to a vehicle fire in the 9000 block of the Briceland-Thorn Road, according to Peter Lawsky, Chief of the Telegraph Ridge Fire Department. This was about one half mile east of the Ettersburg Junction.
The incident occurred on private property, Lawsky wrote. “A van was fully engulfed and the fire…spread to a couple of other (dead) vehicles as well as some piles of junk. There was some minimal spread to the wildland.”
Cal Fire sent two engines, Briceland also sent two engines, Telegraph Ridge sent two engines and a water tender, he told us. “The fire was basically out and most equipment was released by 9 a.m.”