Fast-moving wildfire erupts in Orange County
CORONA, Calif. — A brush fire that broke out in the Cleveland National Forest south of Corona late Friday morning quickly grew to 1,200 acres, authorities said.
No structures were immediately threatened and no evacuations in the remote and scenic Silverado Canyon had been ordered as of 3:30 p.m., fire officials said.
Cal Fire was assisting the U.S. Forest Service and Orange County Fire Authority in battling the brush fire. Resources assigned to combat the blaze included at least three water-dropping helicopters and two tankers.