(Fire crews have the upper hand in the Cutca Fire)….The brush fire is near the Palomar Observatory.
Officials say no structures are in danger. The latest update on the fire issued Tuesday morning indicates the fire is now 75% contained. Officials say Hotshot crews are continuing to combat the blaze in the steep, rugged terrain, while other crews are concentrating on hot spots. The fire has burned around 170 acres. There are 385 fire personnel still on scene.