(Banner Fire has been contained)…Cal Fire made the announcement Sunday.
They said 100 percent containment was reached early Sunday morning. The fire near Julian was first reported last Thursday at around 10:40 am. The blaze burned 217 acres and destroyed two homes and on outbuilding. Four people were injured. The fire interrupted Julian’s 4th of July celebrations, forcing the Chamber to cancel their annual Parade. Cal Fire said 4 fire crews were left on scene Sunday to monitor hot spots and prevent any flare-ups.