LIVERMORE (CBS SF) — A vegetation fire was burning in eastern Alameda County near Livermore and Interstate 580.
Cal Fire SCU said the half-acre fire was burning in the area of Altamont Pass and Goecken Rd. just north of I-580.READ MORE: UPDATE: Thousands Forced To Flee Fawn Fire; New Evacuations Ordered South Of Shasta Lake
The fire had a slow rate of spread and a potential to burn five acres, Cal Fire said.
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Firefighters are at scene of a vegetation fire on Altamont Pass Rd and Goecken Rd. Fire is currently 1/2 acre, light flashy fuels, slow rate of spread, potential 5 acres. #AltamontFire @AlamedaCoFire pic.twitter.com/dBDAylApax
— CAL FIRE SCU (@calfireSCU) May 24, 2021MORE NEWS: COVID: San Francisco's No Vax Exemption Policy Could Keep Warriors' Wiggins Off Court