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Brush Fire Near Santa Barbara Prompts Evacuations

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"A brushfire is burning in the hills above Santa Barbara and Montecito. The fire broke out just before 6 p.m," reports KEYT3. As of 6:32 p.m., the fire had burned 7-10 acres with "structures are threatened. Santa Barbara City Fire Department has ordered evacuations for residents living north of Mountain Dr and Cold Springs."