LAKE NACIMIENTO, Calif. - Firefighters responded to a brush fire that broke out Sunday afternoon near Gage Irving Road and Running Deer Road next to Lake Nacimiento.
The burn was called in around 1:07 p.m.
CAL FIRE firefighters responded to the scene and said there were about five acres burning in grass and oak woodland at 1:23 p.m.
As of 2:55 p.m., they report the fire has reached 25 acres in size. However, the rate of spread has been slowed.
CHP reported a hard closure on Gage Irving Road at Running Deer Road at 3 p.m. Traffic is only being let out at that point.
We will update this story as more information becomes available.