BEAUMONT – A brush fire scorched about 10 acres of vegetation south of Beaumont today.
The fire was reported at 1:34 p.m. near Bolo Court and David Mountain Road, said Jody Hagemann of the Riverside County Fire Department. About 60 firefighters were able to contain the blaze by about 2:20 p.m., she said.
There were no immediate reports of injuries.
The fire burned about four miles north of the area where the Manzanita Fire charred 6,300 acres last week.