How to prepare for and avoid starting wildfires in SLO County
Firefighters responded Wednesday afternoon to a fire in the North County that threatened two homes, according to Cal Fire.
The fire was on the east side of Highway 101 just north of Santa Margarita and burned about 1 acre, Cal Fire said.
The fire was first reported at about 2:15 p.m. By 2:45 p.m., forward progress on the fire was stopped, Cal Fire said.
The fire was contained just before 3:30 p.m.
Additional information was not immediately available.