Fairfield firefighters respond to multiple brush fires
Firefighters battle a fire in the median of Interstate-680 near the onramp for Interstate-80, Monday. (Robinson Kuntz/Daily Republic)
FAIRFIELD — Fairfield firefighters were on the move in several different directions late Monday morning as multiple small brush fires were reported simultaneously.
The five fires, which were reported at about 11:30 a.m., were all along freeways.
Several fires along Interstate 680 were reported in the initial call. Two of the fires, about 300 feet apart, were in the median strip between the northbound and southbound lanes of traffic, just south of the Gold Hill Road overpass. While firefighters . . . Continue Reading