Grass Fire Reported Along State Route 78

The fire was "producing lots of smoke" according to SigAlert

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    A grass fire stopped traffic along State Route 78 between Rancho Sante Fe Road and San Marcos Boulevard.

    The fire, first reported around 12:21 p.m., was burning along the highway shoulder.

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    The blowing smoke caused a traffic backup stretching west to Rancho Sante Fe Drive according to SigAlert.com.

    The California Highway Patrol told NBC 7 San Diego the fire was smoke only and that its units were working to clear the area.
     

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