Small Brush Fire at Thermal Airport

Small Brush Fire at Thermal Airport

KMIR

Thermal, CA

CAL Fire Firefighters are on the scene of a 5-acre wildfire in Thermal near the Cochran Airport.

The broke out around 2:50 this afternoon in the 56000 block of Higgins Drive.

When crews arrived the blaze already consumed 2 acres.

Officials believe the vegetation in the field could supply medium to heavy fuel to the fire.

The cause has not been determined.