Fire burns 11 acres near San Miguel

A fire broke out in the San Miguel area on Friday and burned 11 acres before firefighters managed to stop the forward progress of the blaze.

The blaze was reported at about 11:30 a.m. and spread at a moderate rate, according to Cal Fire. Firefighters battled the blaze from the ground and the air.

San Luis Obispo County has now had three vegetation fires this week. A fire that broke out in the California Valley on Wednesday burned more than 1,100 acres. On Thursday, a blaze burned about 10 acres near Templeton.