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Wednesday, December 12, 2018 5:59 PM PST

Lilac Fire at 4100 acres Thursday night, zero percent contained

By Reginald Stanley. Posted December 7, 2017, 9:01 PM.



Santa Ana Winds fanned yet another wildfire Thursday, in northern San Diego County near Bonsall which has been dubbed as the Lilac Fire.

The fire was reported near Old Highway 395 and Dublin Road around 11:15 AM, immediately southwest of Interstate 15 and State Route 76 in Pala Mesa Village. The fire quickly spread toward Bonsall and Fallbrook. According to CalFire, the fire is at approximately 4,100 acres and is currently zero percent contained. Three civilian injuries and two firefighter injuries have been reported. The number of structures destroyed is currently unknown, however over 50 mobile homes in the Rancho Moserate Country Club have been completely destroyed. Mandatory evacuation orders were in effect for residents of the surrounding areas. Check CalFire's website for details.

Additional information and updates may be added in the hours to come.

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