Vegetation Fire Burning in Waterman Canyon

Near Crestline, CA, July 9, 2012, 3:35pm - Firefighters are battling a 50-acre vegetation fire that started in Waterman Canyon above SR 18 at about 2pm this afternoon. The blaze has been named the Panorama Fire. Highway 18 is closed between San Bernardino and Crestline. Highway 330 remains open at this time. The fire is located in Waterman Canyon near Inspiration Point above the highway. Voluntary evacuations are in progress for residents in Waterman Canyon. The cause of the fire is under investigation.