A 40-acre fire that started Sunday afternoon was brought under control today at 4:17 p.m., according to Cal Fire officials.
The cause of the fire, which was reported at 12:32 p.m. Sunday on Red Hill Road east of Santa Margarita, is still under investigation, said Cal Fire Communications Operator Karen Sullivan.
The fire burned both on state land and in the Los Padres National Forest. No structures were threatened, Sullivan said.
Fire crews contained the fire on Sunday night, she said.