(Weekend fires)….The first was reported Saturday.
It was a haystack fire east of Dogwood Road, near the IV Mall. The fire was reported at around 8:30 Saturday night. El Centro Station #2 responded to the triple wide haystack fire. The County kept on eye on the fire as it burned itself out Sunday morning. Officials say no structures were ever threatened by the fire. No injuries were reported. Officials suspect the fire may have been caused by lightening from Saturdays storm. The second fire was reported Sunday evening. It was a structure fire in the 300 block of West Magnolia in Brawley. That fire was reported at around 7:00 pm. Calipatria Fire assisted Brawley in extinguishing that fire. No injuries have been reported. The cause of the fire is under investigation.