Firefighters contain Buellton fire to 3 acres


The fire burning on Industrial Way in Buellton has been contained by fire crews to about three acres.

The Santa Barbara Sheriff's Office had issued an Evacuation Warning for residents near the creek bed area where the fire was reportedly moving towards. That Evacuation Warning was lifted at about 4:30 p.m.

No injuries were reported in this incident. The cause of the fire is under investigation.


Fire crews are responding to a brush fire in the area of 37 Industrial Way near Figueroa Mountain Brewery in Buellton.

The fire broke out just before 2:30 p.m. Tuesday It has reportedly scorched at least three acres already and appears to be heading to a nearby creek.

Black smoke can be seen from the area. Santa Barbara County Sheriff's personnel are assessing the scene for possible evacuations to the immediate area.

No further details were immediately known. We will update this story when new information becomes available.

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