Discovery Bay: Fire crews battle blaze

DISCOVERY BAY — Firefighters were at the scene of a 15-acre vegetation fire, authorities said Wednesday.

Shortly after 6:05 p.m., East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters responded to reports of flames near the 6600 block of Yellowstone Circle.

After firefighters arrived aboard multiple engines and a water truck, they found a small wind-driven grass fire spreading at a moderate rate. CalFire joined to assist.

According to a CalFire social-media post at 6:55 p.m., the fire was estimated at 15 acres. There were no immediate reports of injuries or threatened structures, and CalFire firefighters began leaving the scene before 8:30 p.m.

Contact George Kelly at 408-859-5180.

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Author: George Kelly