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Full Containment Expected Tonight For Brush Fire In San Luis Obispo County

Posted on Saturday, November 9, 2013 3:45pm

Full containment is projected for this evening for a 75 acre brush fire between Morro Bay, and Atascadero.

The fire broke out around 10 a.m. yesterday, off of Highway 41.  No homes were damaged, but about a dozenwere  threatened yesterday as the fire moved through rugged mountains.

Some 200 firefighters, aided by air tankers and helicopters have worked to contain the blaze.  Cal Fire investigators say they think an off road vehicle accidentally started the fire.

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