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Small brush fire off Highway 13 extinguished

Monday, August 27, 2012

Fire crews put out a grass fire off of state Highway 13 in Oakland this morning, according to an Oakland Fire dispatcher.

The blaze alongside northbound Highway 13 near the Moraga Avenue East off-ramp was reported around 6:10 a.m., according to the California Highway Patrol.

The fire that torched some bushes and other vegetation along the roadway's right-hand side was quickly extinguished, the dispatcher said.

No further details were immediately available.

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