PLACER COUNTY (CBS13) — Firefighters worked quickly to contain a grass fire that started late Monday morning in rural Placer County.

The scene was near Athens Avenue and Fiddyment Road, north of Roseville.

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Crews from Cal Fire’s Nevada-Yuba-Placer unit and Placer County responded and found about two to three acres of vegetation were burning.

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Firefighters got the flames under control within an hour.

In total, Cal Fire says 26 acres were burned.

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The cause of the fire is now under investigation.