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Firefighters battled a brush fire that scorched 7.8 acres Tuesday afternoon near the I-5 Freeway at Calgrove Boulevard.
| Tuesday, Sep 20, 2016

Firefighters battled a brush fire that scorched 7.8 acres Tuesday afternoon near the I-5 Freeway at Calgrove Boulevard.

The fire was reported at 3:37 p.m., and a 115 personnel were assigned to the blaze.

Interstate 5 was closed at the 5/ 14 interchange.

The fire was fully contained at 5 p.m.

Photo courtesy of Katie Howard.

Photo courtesy of Katie Howard.

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  1. SCVTV, thank you for your updated coverage! Much appreciated. :) <3

  2. waterwatcher says:

    Now how the heck did this one start? Do we have an arson working along that stretch of I-5? Seems like it. That’s the fourth fire in the last year (starting with last year’s June Calgrove fire which was very bad.

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