BERKELEY (CBS SF) — The wildfire in the hills along the Oakland-Berkeley border is now 90 percent contained.
Fire officials say cooler weather Thursday and Friday helped crews trying to stop the blaze in which 20 acres have burned.READ MORE: Man Found Shot Dead In East Oakland
The fire started on Wednesday around 1 p.m. and hot weather helped fan the flames. The fire is being investigated as arson but there are still no arrests or information on how it started.READ MORE: Fremont Police Surround Home Following Shooting; 1 Injured
Multiple fire agencies who were immediately called to the scene to contain the blaze have left the area and fewer than 50 firefighters will remain on scene.MORE NEWS: California AG Becerra Warns Of Tacked-On COVID Fees Consumer May Not Have To Pay
Grizzly Peak Boulevard, which had been closed between South Park Drive and Centennial Road, has reopened.