Posted: Apr 29, 2021 / 04:30 afternoon PDT / Updated: Apr 29, 2021 / 11:06 afternoon PDT

A about 28-acre brush fire, called the nation Fire, broke out Thursday afternoon in the thousands Oaks area and also threatened some homes and prompted evacuations, Ventura ar Fire department said.

As of 6:40 p.m., the Fire room lifted every evacuation orders, and containment reached 70% just after 10 p.m.

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Three teenagers were taken into custody together persons of interest uncovered near the suggest of the fire’s origin, a Fire room spokesperson on step told priziv.org.

The hot dry and windy weather was thought to be a contributing factor in the fire.

The evacuation orders had actually been announced for Via Colinas and also Country valley Road, and portions the Lakeview Boulevard.


#CountryFire; Evacuations room in place for Via Colinas and Country valley rd.
VCSOVentura will certainly be regulating traffic and also notifying residents.
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Thousand Oaks Boulevard native Lakeview Canyon come Via Merida to be closed and also all accessibility to Lake watch Boulevard and also Via Merida was shut down, the fire officials said in a tweet.

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At 6 p.m., fire officials claimed Via Merida was now open to occupants only and also Country Valley roadway would be open to residents soon.

The Fire department reported soon after 3:30 p.m. That firefighters to be dispatched come what was then a 1-acre fire.

Both floor crews and aircraft crews were working together to extinguish the flames. About 60 firefighting sources are battling the flames.

One firefighter continual injuries and was required to a local hospital because that evaluation.


#CountryFire; FFs are making an excellent progress on this approx 28 acre fire. The map listed below shows the polygon the was produced to alert the contacts about the incident.
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As of roughly 6:30 p.m., the fire crews were focusing on protecting structures as the fire was spreading toward Via Colinas and also Country sink Road.

The Ventura ar Sheriff’s Office performed traffic control and notified surrounding residents.

The reason of the fire remains under investigation.


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