Firefighters in mopup mode for brush fire in foothills northwest of Goleta
Blaze chars 25 acres: no home threatened.
Firefighters are continuing to mop up a brush fire burning in the foothills of southern Santa Barbara County.
The fire started just after 2 p.m. Thursday northwest of Goleta, off of the northern end of Glen Annie Road. Santa Barbara County firefighters called out helicopters and air tankers to battle the blaze. They had the upper hand on the 25 acre blaze in about three hours.
No structures were threatened. The cause of the fire is under investigation.