Firefighters responded to a brush fire, named the "Cornell Fire," on Monday afternoon in the Santa Clara River bottom area of Ventura County.
A Santa Paula mother was arrested and is expected in court on Wednesday after investigators said she tied a plastic bag over her three-year-old son’s head and set their home on fire.
A Santa Paula mother is under investigation for child endangerment after a suspicious fire at her home.
Firefighters in Ventura County were close to reaching full containment on a fire that sparked just south of Santa Paula.
FOX 11's Phil Shuman reports from Santa Paula where the Thomas Fire was burning Tuesday morning.