Photos Courtesy of CHP, Running Springs
MONDAY August 31, 2015 6:00 A.M.
100% Containment, SR-18 & Waterman roads are OPEN to
upbound and downbound traffic
Sunday August 30, 2015, at approximately 3:15 P.M.,
Arrowhead California Highway Patrol, units responded a call of a brush fire on
State Route 18, south of Waterman Canyon Road.
The fire caused the closure of directions of SR-18 between Avenue 40 and
SR-138. The closure started at 1601
hours and continued until 1730 hours, for a total of 89 minutes.
At approximately 1730 hours, the up bound
lanes were reopened. The up bound lanes
were then used for both directions of traffic until approximately 2110 hours,
when both directions of traffic were restored back to normal. The fire was 100% contained at approximately