Bouquet Canyon Blaze Burns 110 Acres of Brush

From Times Staff and Wire Reports

Los Angeles County’s largest brush fire of the season burned 110 acres Saturday in Bouquet Canyon, north of Santa Clarita.

About 300 firefighters, some from as far away as Carson and Whittier, battled the blaze, which started about 2:50 p.m. near the 29000 block of Bouquet Canyon Road, a Los Angeles County Fire Department dispatcher said. By 6:30 p.m., officials reported the fire was 80% contained, with full containment expected about 9 p.m.

The cause of the fire was under investigation.