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: Firefighters at Scene of Morgan Hill Gas Leak; Some Evacuations Ordered
The fire had a slow rate of spread and a potential to burn five acres, Cal Fire said.
This is a breaking news update. More information to be added shortly.READ MORE: Oakland City Council Votes to Defund Police, Stripping More Than $17M from Department Budget
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: Project Home: East Bay Startup Aims To Solve Housing Crunch With 3-D Printing Technology