Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Watch Live: Firefighters battle wildfire in Lakeside, San Diego County, California

SAN DIEGO — Firefighters are battling a wildfire south of Interstate 8 in Lakeside.

Firefighters have closed I-8 in both directions as they stage crews to fight the fire, which is climbing the steep hills south of the freeway.

Ground crews are being aided by water-dropping helicopters that are filling with water at nearby Lake Jennings. 

Air tankers from Ramona are also dropping fire retardant in an attempt to stop the fire from spreading.


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