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Canyon Fire Acton Fire Brush Fire 14 Freeway Fire
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Canyon Fire In Acton Near 14 Freeway Prompts Response From Firefighters

The Canyon Fire near the 14 Freeway in Acton has prompted a response from firefighters Friday, officials said.

UPDATE: 3:20 p.m. — Forward progress on the Canyon Fire has been stopped, with firefighters expected to remain on scene for about one additional hour, according to officials with the Los Angeles County Fire Department.

UPDATE: 3:05 p.m. — The Acton brush fire, dubbed the Canyon Fire, has reached at least two acres in light-to-medium brush.

 

Around 2:40 p.m. Friday, first responders received reports of the brush fire near the northbound 14 Freeway at Escondido Canyon Road in Acton, said Marvin Lim a spokesperson for the L.A. County Fire Department.

As of 2:50 p.m., the Acton brush fire is a 300-by-50-foot spot, according to Fire officials.

Traffic in the area of the fire is impacted as of 3 p.m. Friday, according to the California Highway Patrol.

A SigAlert was issued at 3:10 p.m. for the closure of the No. 4 lane of the northbound 14 Freeway for an unknown duration, according to CHP logs.

Ed. Note: This is a breaking news story, more information will be added as it becomes available.

Canyon Fire In Acton Fire Brush Fire 14 Freeway

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Louie was born and raised in Santa Clarita. At the age of two Louie lost his vision due to a brain tumor. However, Louie doesn't let blindness stop him from doing what ever it is he wants to accomplish. Growing up some of his favorite hobbies were wood working, fishing and riding bikes. Louie graduated from College of the Canyon in December of 2017, with a Broadcast Journalism degree. Growing up Louie has always wanted to be a fire fighter or a police officer, but because of his blindness Louie knew that wouldn't work. Louie has always loved listening to police and fire radio traffic, using a scanner, and he figured if he was going to listen to the scanner so much, he should do something with it.