.

UPDATED: Pittsburg Brush Fire Burning off Willow Pass Upgraded to 3-Alarm

Contra Costa County Fire is responding.

From CCCFPD's Twitter: CCCFPD Veg Fire Pic Pittsburg
From CCCFPD's Twitter: CCCFPD Veg Fire Pic Pittsburg
UPDATED: Thursday, March 20, 5:35 p.m.

The Pittsburg brush fire that broke out Thursday afternoon off Willow Pass Road has been upgraded to a three-alarm fire, according to Contra Costa County Fire Department Twitter feed from the scene. 

###############

Thursday, March 20 4:23 p.m.

Fire crews are fighting a one-alarm vegetation fire in Pittsburg this afternoon, a Contra Costa County Fire Protection District dispatcher said.

The blaze was reported around 3:15 p.m. near the intersection of Willow Pass Road and West 10th Street, according to the dispatcher.

The fire appears to be burning about 1 to 2 acres of grass, brush and trees and no structures are threatened, according to a message on the fire district's public information Twitter account.

This grass fire comes on the heels of a Pleasant Hill house blaze today, and two residential fires in Pittsburg Tuesday. 

Copyright © 2014 by Bay City News, Inc. -- Republication, Rebroadcast or any other Reuse without the express written consent of Bay City News, Inc. is prohibited.

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »