A car fire spread to the hillside next to the 14 Freeway in Santa Clarita on Wednesday night, charring about two acres of brush and briefly shutting down northbound lanes, officials said.
The car, which had a mattress pinned underneath it, caught fire on the northbound 14 near Newhall Avenue shortly after 9:30 p.m., according to the
No structures were threatened and no one was injured, said Robert Diaz, a dispatcher with the
About 100 firefighters were battling the blaze.
Some lanes were reopened about 10 p.m. Officials estimated three lanes would be closed for two hours, according to the CHP's online incident log.