Brush Fire Burns 1 Acre in Poway

By Monica Garske
|  Friday, Feb 14, 2014  |  Updated 3:15 PM PDT
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Brush Fire Burns 1 Acre in Poway

NBC 7 San Diego

A brush fire burned approximately one acre of vegetation in Poway Friday, officials confirmed.

The blaze began around 2:15 p.m. near State Route 67 at Poway Parkway.

Fire crews were able to quickly stop it from spreading and had it contained by 2:35 p.m. No homes were threatened and no one was injured, fire officials said.

A SigAlert was issued at 2:40 p.m. for the area on SR-67 between Poway and Mt. Woodson roads as firefighters remained in the area mopping up hot spots.

By 3:10 p.m., the SigAlert was lifted and all lanes on the freeway had re-opened.

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The cause of the fire is under investigation.
 

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