Fire Snarls Traffic On I-5
Lebec Fire burns 50 acres
A 50 acre fire broke out near Vista Del Lago Road, off the I-5 in Lebec. The fire was reportedly started by a motor home on the side of the road.
Vista Del Lago Road is located near Pyramid Lake, roughly 30 minutes north of Santa Clarita.
As of about 2:00pm Sunday afternoon, the fire was 50% contained, and firefighters had the upper hand.
The fire is being battled by Angeles National Forest Fire Fighters, but LA County Fire was assisting.
Traffic impacts on the I-5 were reported to be extensive, due to the proximity of the fire to the highway.