AZUSA (CBSLA) — A car went off the side of Highway 39 in the Angeles National Forest north of Azusa early Tuesday, sparking a small brush fire.
The crash happened at about 12:30 a.m. on Highway 39 near East Fork and sparked a fire that scorched about six acres. The blaze is about 50 percent contained.READ MORE: Thousands Attend Procession Carrying Remains Of 20-Year-Old Lance Cpl. Kareem Nikoui, Killed In Kabul, To Riverside Mortuary
Before firefighters got control of the blaze, Coldbrook Campground was evacuated. Two people involved in the crash that sparked the fire were taken to a hospital.READ MORE: Robert Durst, New York Real Estate Scion, Convicted Of 1st Degree Murder In Death Of Longtime Friend Susan Berman
East Fork Road will remain closed to Crystal Lake through Wednesday.MORE NEWS: Stars Show Out To Celebrate Emmy Nominations Ahead Of Big Show
The cause of the crash is under investigation.