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Sheep Fire

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Angeles National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
701 N. Santa Anita Ave.
Arcadia, CA 91006

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Sheep Fire Morning Update- June 15, 2022

Sheep Fire Wildfire
News – 6/15/2022

 Currently, the Sheep Fire is burning both in the Angeles National Forest and on private land near Wrightwood, CA. San Bernardino County reported the fire on Saturday, June 11, 2022, at 6:36 p.m. to the Angeles National Forest Emergency Communications Center. The fire was initially reported as approximately ¼-acre in size.
Fighting this fire has been especially challenging due to dense vegetation, steep terrain, and high and erratic winds. Crews continue to make good progress on the containment of the fire.  Efforts taking place include hand lines and hose lays around the perimeter of the fire.  Crews will continue to utilize helicopters to support containment efforts.  The cause of the fire is under investigation.  Crews will be working near the roadway, please use caution when driving through the area.