Sheep Fire Closes Parts of Highway 2 in Angeles National Forest


Highway 2 from Highway 138 to Sheep Creek Road remains closed Tuesday because of the Sheep fire in the Angeles National Forest near Wrightwood, authorities reported.

There were about 300 people evacuated from near the fire area on Sunday. No structures have been burned, according to the Angeles National Forest.

Firefighters from the Angeles National Forest and San Bernardino County Fire Department say fighting the fire has been challenging because of dense vegetation, steep terrain, and high and erratic winds. The cause of the fire is under investigation.



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