MALIBU (CBSLA) — Firefighters Sunday were responding to the Rockpool Fire in the Malibu area that prompted the closure of nearby campsites and roads.
The fire broke out before 2 p.m. near 1925 Las Virgenes Road and was estimated at 2 acres. Hours later it grew to 93 acres and was 33% contained as of Sunday night, the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.READ MORE: Actor Ricky Schroder Argues With Costco Employee About Mask Confusion
Forward progress was stopped on the fire around 3:30 p.m. officials said, but officials remained on scene throughout the night to help with containment and putting out hot spots.READ MORE: Pursuit And Standoff Ends In Riverside With One Suspect Under Arrest
Malibu Canyon and Las Virgenes roads were reopened, but Mulholland Highway was still closed, the sheriff’s department reported. All campsites at Malibu Creek State Park have also been evacuated.
No injuries or structural damages have been reported.MORE NEWS: Mandatory Evacuations And Warnings Remain For Palisades Fire; Investigators Continue Search For Suspected Arsonist
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