Brush Fire South of Hemet Contained to 9 Acres

Firefighters quickly contained to 9 acres a wildfire burning in grass and medium brush south of Hemet this afternoon.

According to Cal Fire officials, the fire was reported at 12:55 p.m. near Cactus Valley Road and Grieco Way. More than 60 firefighters responded. A mop-up crew will remain on site for the next couple hours.

No injuries were reported.


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