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Lilac Fire 60% Contained

San Diego County CA— Overnight, firefighters continue to increase containment lines on the 4100 acre fire.

Weather, which includes the winds has been favorable. While the forecast Santa Ana winds to come to fruition in the vicinity of the fire, the strongest winds did not surface near the fire.

The Red Flag Warning will remain in effect until 8:00pm Tonight.

Currently, the fire has been listed as 60% contained. The total of structures were destroyed has been updated to 182 with 23 damaged. The cause is still under investigation.

CalFire and the San Diego County Fire Damage Assessment teams continue their inspections of the fire area and is evaluating the safe re-population of the area.