Fire along Highway 1 near Western Drive

October 21, 2017 

3:37 PM

Highway 1 north of Western Drive has reopened.  

1:36 PM

CalFire reports the fire has been contained. 

1:04 PM

Firefighters are working to extinguish a fire along Highway 1, near Western Drive. The campus is not threatened, though the smell of smoke is detectable on campus. 

Santa Cruz police officers have closed northbound Highway 1 north of Western Drive until further notice, according to a Nixle alert

This page will be updated as more information is available.