Firefighters contained a one-alarm brush fire in an unincorporated
area of San Mateo County near state Highway 1 this afternoon, a fire
battalion chief said.
Crews were called to reports of a fire just south of Half Moon Bay
near the intersection of Highway 1 and Verde Road around 2:20 p.m., according
to Coastside Fire Protection District Fire Battalion Chief Ari Belay.
Belay said the fire burned about 2.5 acres of grass and brush.
Firefighters were able to contain the fire by 3:30 p.m., and no
structures were threatened, he said.
No injuries were reported, and the cause of the blaze remains