Quail Fire Update: Monday Afternoon
The Quail Fire, which was first reported early Sunday afternoon east of the I-5 at Quail Lake in the Gorman area, has burned 4,500 acres. The fire is currently 60 percent contained with full containment expected by early Tuesday morning according to Los Angeles County Fire. As of Monday afternoon, no major injuries had been reported, although one firefighter was treated for heat exhaustion. About 420 firefighters are currently assigned to the fire, which left some 4,000 SCE customers without power Sunday afternoon and forced the closure of two northbound lanes of Interstate 5 for about 3½ hours.