By CBS13 Staff

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Crews knocked down a grass fire Monday outside a home in the Sacramento metro area.

Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District said that the fire started in the backyard of a home in North Highlands, near the intersection of Elkhorn Boulevard and 32nd Street.

(credit: Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District

Firefighters extinguished the flames before they spread to an outbuilding and a nearby home.

The fire, which burned roughly two acres, is under investigation.