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VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – The fire on North Base is unrelated to the Canyon Fire on South Base.

Preliminary reports attribute the fire to a downed powerline due to high winds.

Firefighters supporting the South Base fire are assisting on North Base.

All inbound traffic to Vandenberg AFB is closed until further notice.

For updates please check the Vandenberg AFB website at