Crews Battle Brush Fire in Scripps Ranch

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    Police took two children into custody after a brush fire started in Scripps Ranch Monday.

    Officials said the kids were playing with bottle rockets.

    The fire started around 6:20 p.m. at Stonebridge Parkway and Big Canyon Lane.

    Firefighters surrounded the perimeter, and a helicopter made drops. Crews extinguished the fire quickly.

    Officials said no homes were threatened, but aerial pictures showed some kind of construction nearby. No one was hurt.  

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