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.READ MORE: Monitor: All Of California In Moderate Drought Or Worse For First Time Since 2014
Crews from Cal Fire’s Nevada-Yuba-Placer unit and Placer County responded and found about two to three acres of vegetation were burning.READ MORE: CAISO Cautiously Optimistic Lights Will Stay On, But Rolling Blackouts Still Possible This Summer
Firefighters got the flames under control within an hour.
In total, Cal Fire says 26 acres were burned.MORE NEWS: Stockton Police Chief Praises Hero Neighbor Who Saved Little Boy During Deadly Shooting
The cause of the fire is now under investigation.