BEAUMONT: Brush fire burns 10 acres near site of last week’s Manzanita fire

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.

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