GOLETA, Calif. - Health crusader and Goleta resident Dr. Patricia Bragg had to evacuate due to the Whitter Fire.
Bragg along with dozens of employees evacuated her organic farm in the Winchester Canyon area as flames threatened the property.
Bragg is a businesswoman, author, health consultant and head of Bragg Live Food Products.
She donates apples from her farm to local food banks and schools.
Bragg wanted to personally thank all of the firefighters for their hard work.
"I love the firefighters of Santa Barbara County," she said. "They saved the Bragg Winchester Farm and I thank each one of them."
Bragg says she is healthy and fit and looking forward to settling back in at her farm.