NOVATO (CBS SF) — A vegetation fire in Novato Monday afternoon has led to some evacuations in a residential neighborhood, authorities said.

The Novato Police Department said officers and Novato Fire District personnel were reponding to a fire in the area of Paxton Villa Ct. and Bradley Ave. west of Novato Blvd.

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Bradley Ave. was closed as a result and limited evacuations were taking place, police said.

Forward progress of the fire has been stopped as of about 3:50 p.m., police said.

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At 4:26 p.m., the Novato Fire District tweeted that the fire was under control and no structures were damaged.


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