LAKE PIRU (CBSLA.com) — A brush fire broke out Sunday afternoon in a recreation area north of Lake Piru.
The blaze was reported just after noon and prompted the evacuation of a nearby campground.READ MORE: 'The Public Needs To Know': High Levels Of E. Coli Bacteria Found In Echo Park Lake
Officials told CBS2 that the fire, believed to have been started by lightning, was up to 125 acres. It was burning in a remote area and no structures were threatened.READ MORE: Only On KCAL 9: Tarzana Woman Tells Speaks Out On Surviving Violent Home Invasion
The Ventura County Fire Department, along with Los Angeles County Fire Department, were assisting in the firefight.
No further information was immediately available.MORE NEWS: Rylee Goodrich Killed, Anthony Barajas On Life Support After Being Shot Inside Corona Movie Theater
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