SB County Fire Department Holds Press Conference on Lookout Fire
The Santa Barbara County Fire Department held a press conference this afternoon on the Lookout Fire. Speaking at the news conference was Incident Commander Mark Von Tillow and Santa Barbara County Fire Chief Michael w. Dyer.
In the press c
onference, SBCFD officials confirmed that 45% of the fire is contained, and is in area with steep terrain and no structures have burned. Residents will be allowed to return after 5pm and Edison has returned power to the area. 300 people currently working on the fire and about 150 people will work it through the night. One Helicopter will also be on call through the night.