July 23, 2022 (photo credit: National Weather Service FB)
UPDATE, 5:15 p.m.: The Bureau of Land Management reports that the East Gap Fire should be 65% contained tonight, and fully contained by Sunday night.
A wildfire broke out in the hills across from Century Highschool early this morning, and continues to grow. Dubbed the East Gap Fire, its size was estimated at 300 acres and growing. Two crews and seven engines are on scene. As of 6:15 a.m., there was no estimate available for containment. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.