Fire Burns 45-acres Near Cajon Pass

Firefighters responded to a brushfire Saturday afternoon burning in the hills near the 15 freeway and Glen Helen Parkway. The fire called the “Pitman Fire” burned about 45 acres.

Several fire crews from the San Bernardino National forest and Cal Fire responded to the fire. Water dropping aircraft also helped douse the flames.

There were no evacuations and no structures were threatened. Glen Helen Parkway was closed for several hours while fire crews were in the area.