By Christopher Baker

SACRAMENTO COUNTY (CBS13) — Firefighters respond to a small grass fire in Sacramento early Tuesday morning.

According to Battalion Chief Jason Scofield with Cosumnes Fire Department, at around 3:30 a.m., crews were dispatched to a grass fire along the railroad tracks on Dwight Road.

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When they arrived, they saw a roughly two-acre grass fire near homes.

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The winds and proximity to homes made it important to put out the flames while the fire was still small.

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Luckily, crews got the fire contained and stayed to mop up the area.