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Firefighters respond to grass fire in California Valley

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Posted at 3:38 PM, May 04, 2020

UPDATE (3:42 p.m.) - CAL FIRE says the fire burned approximately two acres.

The cause is under investigation.

Firefighters are expected to remain on scene, mopping up hot spots for at least an hour.
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(3:38 p.m.) - Firefighters responded to a small grass fire in California Valley on Monday afternoon.

The fire broke out in the area of Artesia Trail and Bend Road at about 2:40 p.m.

The fire was initially reported to be about three acres and burning at a slow rate of spread.

CAL FIRE said one structure was threatened, but the fire was moving in the opposite direction.

By 3:30 p.m., CAL FIRE reported forward progress of the fire was stopped.