El Centro, California - The Imperial County Fire Department and Office of Emergency Services is currently on scene of a 2nd alarm fire located at the 1400 block of Evanhews Highway. Units on scene have reported a fully engulfed hay barn with multiple exposures. Current operations are focused into containing and exposures.

This fire will cause extensive smoke through the next two days. Please take proper precautions and avoid the area if possible as emergency operations are happening.