GOLETA (CBSLA) — A fast-moving brush fire engulfed at least 20 homes/structures and threatened scores of others Friday evening in Goleta. The blaze started as a structure fire and quickly spread to nearby brush, authorities said. Evacuations have been ordered for residents on north end of Fairview on the Cathedral side of the mountain. At least 1,200 people have been evacuated, authorities said. Sky9’s Stu Mundel said winds are hampering efforts by firefighters. About an hour after the fire was reported, authorities said at least 20 structures were destroyed.
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Fast-Moving Brush Fire Destroys, Threatens Homes In Goleta