By: Zachary Lopez (ZachNews):
Sources: San Bernardino County Fire District and San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station (Information):
Needles, California: Firefighters from the San Bernardino County Fire District’s Station 32 put out junk and vegetation fire that was burning behind Motel 6 at 1420 J Street.
The fire was reported at around 8:54 p.m. PT on Tuesday, February 8th, 2022 in a desert ravine that has seen several past junk and vegetation fires, including a fire in the same area behind Motel 6 over the weekend.
Firefighters arrived, went down into the desert ravine area, and was able to put out the fire in a few minutes.
San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station was on scene, and say that somebody is burning junk that’s dumped in the desert.
If anybody has any information regarding the fires in a desert ravine area behind Motel 6, please contact the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station at: 1 (760) 326-9200.