A slow-moving, 5-acre grass fire has been spotted burning on Mount Diablo. A full vegetation fire response was mobilized to put down the blaze.
The fire was reported at approximately 2:49 a.m. in the area of S. Gate Road and Mt. Diablo Scenic. Crews on the scene reported fire on the uphill side of the road with a slow rate of spread in steep terrain.
Crews reported that they had halted the fire’s forward progress at approximately 4 a.m.