UPDATED: Brush Fire on Palos Verdes Drive South and Palos Verdes Drive EastUPDATE 6:30 PM:
For the next several hours, PV Drive East will remain closed between PV Drive South and Ganado Drive (also known as the Switchbacks), though access to Mediterrania remains open. Firefighters will remain on scene this evening to monitor any potential flare-ups.
The City is aware of a brush fire that broke out just before 5 p.m. on Palos Verdes Drive South and Palos Verdes Drive East. It is the City’s understanding that the fire burned approximately two acres and has been extinguished. The City is in communication with the Los Angeles County Fire Department and is monitoring the situation. Updates will be shared as they become available.