SANTA CRUZ MOUNTAINS, Calif. (KGO) — Crews are battling a 10-acre fire burning in the Santa Cruz Mountains. According to Cal Fire, the fire is burning near Deer Creek Road in Boulder Creek. There is heavy brush where the fire is burning and few homes.Click to see full answer. Besides, are there any fires in Santa Cruz County?SAN MATEO COUNTY, CA — The Cabrillo Fire burning just north of Santa Cruz County off Highway 1 and Gazos Creek Road has burned 95 acres and is 55 percent contained, Cal Fire reported Friday. The fire broke out Thursday around dusk in San Mateo County. There are no immediate reports of injuries.Furthermore, is Santa Cruz in danger of fire? Santa Cruz County is not immune from these threats. Fifty-seven percent of the County is in a Tier 3 zone at “extreme” risk of fire, according to the California Public Utility Commission. Similarly, you may ask, where is the smoke in Santa Cruz coming from? The smell of smoke within Santa Cruz County is from the Napa/Santa Rosa Fire. There are no known wild land fires within Santa Cruz County per Scotts Valley Fire.Is there a fire in the LA area?New wildfire: The Getty Fire broke out this morning in Los Angeles’ Sherman Oaks neighborhood. Northern California is still burning: The Kincade Fire, which has scorched more than 66,000 acres and destroyed nearly 100 structures, has forced nearly 200,000 people out of their homes.