SAN DIEGO — Firefighters quickly got the upper hand on several small brush fires burning along a North County freeway Monday.
The fires were reported at around 2 p.m. along the northbound I-15 near Mission Road.
According to Cal Fire, there were four separate fires. Firefighters got them under control in about 30 minutes. In all, about three acres burned.
The cause of the fire is not yet known.
.@CALFIRESANDIEGO and cooperators are at scene of multiple vegetation fires along the northbound I-15 near Mission Rd in Fallbrook. The IC is reporting approximately 4 separate fires for a total of approximately 3 acres.#MissionFire pic.twitter.com/YEMyNMMlFh
— CAL FIRE/SAN DIEGO COUNTY FIRE (@CALFIRESANDIEGO) September 9, 2019