Palm Tree Fires in Palm Desert

Palm trees burn at Desert Willow Golf Resort

John White, KESQ News Channel 3 News Anchor, jwhite@kesq.com
POSTED: 09:22 PM PDT Oct 11, 2012    UPDATED: 11:18 PM PDT Oct 11, 2012 
Palm tree fire at Desert Willow Resort
Palm Desert -

Firefighters are investigating the cause of a fire at the Desert Willow Golf Resort in Palm Desert.

Several palm trees caught fire shortly after 8:00 p.m. Thursday night near the intersection of Portola and Frank Sinatra in the far northwestern section of the resort.

The fire briefly closed lanes on both Portola and Frank Sinatra with 7 engines responding.

There are no report of injuries.