PLACER COUNTY (CBS13) — A grass fire near Loomis prompted one apartment complex to evacuate early Friday afternoon.
The fire started in the area of Brace Road, near Sierra College Boulevard.READ MORE: Call Kurtis: Lincoln Couple Fined $350 For Car They Sold 5 Years Ago
Firefighters responded to the scene and an evacuation warning was sent out for the immediate area. Placer County deputies also evacuated the Sierra Meadows Apartments along Starlight Lane.READ MORE: 3.6-Magnitude Quake Centered Near Kingvale Shakes High Country
Forward progress of the fire has since been stopped. The fire was contained to about 1 acre.
Expect fire crews to remain at the scene through the early afternoon for mop-up work.MORE NEWS: 'Its Devastating That We Are At This Point': Critical Blood Shortage Impacts Patients
Exactly started the fire is under investigation.