Statement on the Lake Fire

Friday, June 19, 2015

Senator Mike Morrell (R-Rancho Cucamonga) today issued the following statement on the status of the Lake Fire, currently burning near Barton Flats in the San Bernardino National Forest:

“I want to thank all the firefighters and first responders for their courage and effort in battling the Lake Fire. Under these dry and hot conditions, they have an extremely difficult job to do. My thoughts and prayers are with them for their safety and also with those currently displaced. I and my staff are closely monitoring the situation.”

Regular updates are being posted online at http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/4302/.

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