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Soledad Fire burning in Santa Clarita now 87 percent contained

California Wildfire
Posted at 10:24 PM, Jul 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-09 01:24:31-04

Containment numbers in the Soledad Fire burning in Santa Clarita have gone up. LA County fire officials say the fire has scorched nearly 1,500 acres and containment is now at 87 percent.

They are also reporting one firefighter got injured. All evacuations orders were lifted in the area.

According to Los Angeles County Fire Department crews are expected to work throughout the day to increase containment lines and reduce hot spots.

The cause of the fire is still unknown at this time.