Small fire affects I-8 traffic near Tavern Road in Alpine

Authorities have closed traffic lanes on Interstate 8 near Tavern Road in the Alpine area due to small brush fire burning alongside the freeway, according to California Highway Patrol Thursday afternoon.

The roughly half-acre blaze is not expected to grow much larger or pose any structural threats, a Cal Fire spokesman said.

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Posted by Maureen Robertson on Aug 2 2012. Filed under News, Sheriff/Fire. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

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