Yesterday morning, fire crews responded to a report of a fire in the Salinas riverbed near the intersection of highway 46 and highway 101.
Smoke from the fire was visible from the freeways, but the size of the fire has not yet been determined.
Paso Robles police say that a pile of trash was burning and someone was reportedly adding flammable materials to it. Medics responded to one reported burn victim. The investigation continues.