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Ventura County Fire Department battling fires

Peak Fire and Lynn Fire
Posted at 12:35 PM, Nov 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-12 15:35:44-05

There are two fires that the Ventura County Fire Department is battling. 

Peak Fire

@VDFD around 11:45 p.m.  #PeakFire There are no mandatory evacuations in place. Those in the area of the fire have been asked to shelter in place on Kuehner.


Firefighters are battling a 75 acre fire off Highway 118 and Rocky Peak Road, east of Simi Valley (Ventura County). #PeakFire  

Lynn Fire

@VCFD around 11:30 p.m. #Lynnfire: Holding at less than 5 acres. Initial threat to homes is gone due to firefighters on the ground and aircraft dropping water and the pink gel. @VCFD – at Rancho Conejo Playfields


Ventura County Fire Department (VCFD) tweeted, #LynnFire burning toward Hillcrest and Ventu Park Road. Structures threatened