The Escondido Fire Department was dispatched to a wildland fire in the area of Cloverdale and Ranch Rd. Units arrived on scene and found a 3 acres fire in the brush moving uphill from the 3rd tee of the golf course.
The fire was contained to 10 acres with 20 fire units(Escondido and Mutual Aid units from North County Fire Depts) in all fighting the fire along with 2 hand crews from Cal Fire.
Fire is under investigation. Fireworks were found in the area with several residence reporting that they had seen fireworks being used in the area of the fire.