CLAREMONT (CBSLA.com) — A brush fire grew to 17 acres Wednesday afternoon in Claremont.READ MORE: High-Powered Winds Whip Through Southland, Bringing Cold Weather And Dust Advisories
Los Angeles County fire crews arrived near Foothill Boulevard and Dartmouth Avenue around 3:30 p.m. to find the blaze burning heavily in vegetation.
The fire went to a second alarm, which prompted additional crews to join the effort.READ MORE: Grant's 2 Goals Lead Anaheim Ducks' 5-1 Rout Of Tampa Bay
Some homes were initially threatened on Mills Avenue, but firefighters were able to gain the upper hand.
Super Scooper aircraft were on the scene, along with three water-dropping helicopters.
There have been no reports of any injuries.MORE NEWS: Omicron Surge Still Raging In Southland, Despite Decline In Other Parts Of Country
The cause of the fire is under investigation.