BREAKING: Brush fire breaks out in Santa Paula at Wheeler Canyon

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A brush fire broke out at Wheeler Canyon Road and Foothill Road at 12:55 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 24 in Santa Paula. 

The situation is being referred to as the Wheeler Incident. 

The copter 4 air tanker was requested, with six batallions currently responding. 

All other air tankers were called off. 

Copter 4 arrived on scene at 1:22 p.m.

The fire was reported out by 1:45 p.m.

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