CAJON PASS (CBSLA) — Forward progress of the ‘Railroad Fire’ in the Cajon Pass has been stopped and the blaze is currently at 30% containment, as of 9:30 p.m. Northbound and Southbound lanes are now open.
The fire, which started at approximately 12:50 p.m. on Sunday, prompted the closure of both sides of the 15, between Highway 138 and Oak Hill.READ MORE: Evacuations Ordered As University Fire Burns In San Bernardino
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The #RailroadFire has held to 25 acres, now at 30% containment.
The railway has been opened and both sides of the 15 are open, save for one closed lane on the northbound side.READ MORE: Burbank Airport Operations Interrupted After Unauthorized Person Enters Airfield Area
The cause is under investigation. pic.twitter.com/QJexMg2XRd
— San Bernardino National Forest (@SanBernardinoNF) August 30, 2021
The cause of the fire was under investigation and no further details were immediately available.