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Firefighters extinguish small brush fire near Oceano Dunes

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Posted at 4:53 PM, Aug 29, 2020

Firefighters extinguished a small brush fire at the Oceano Dunes Saturday afternoon.

CAL FIRE SLO and the Five Cities Fire Authority responded to reports of a brush fire near the Pier Ave. beach entrance around 3 p.m.

Smoke could be seen from Highway 101.

Fire officials said it was contained to about 3/4 of an acre.

There have been severalbrush firesreported at the Oceano Dunes this month.

The causes of the fires are still under investigation.