BREAKING NEWS: Fire near Buena sends smoke, no threat to school


Madeline Marshall, Kimberly Solis, Section Editors

A fire broke out in the barranca between Telegraph Road and Aurora Drive near Snapper Jacks Taco Shack affecting Buena and Foothill Tech High School. Throughout Buena’s lunch period, sirens wailed as fire engines passed by and ash rained down on Buena and Foothills campus’. Buena administrators have sent emails, text messages, and calls to families letting them know that Telegraph and Day Roads are both closed and that the fire will not affect Buena despite the smoke and ash that has covered the school. PE will also be suspending activity for the remainder of the day. According to the Ventura County Star, at 2 p.m. fire crews said they stopped the fire’s “forward progress”.