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Firefighters Contain Brush Fire in North San Jose

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    Fire Burns in San Jose Field

    Firefighters battle a brush fire off North First Street in San Jose. Janelle Wang and Keith Barry report.

    (Published Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019)

    Firefighters have contained a two-alarm vegetation fire near Mineta San Jose International Airport on Tuesday afternoon.

    The fire was reported at 1:23 p.m. at Component Drive and Orchard Parkway. Firefighters were able to contain the blaze to 5 acres by an hour later and prevent its spread to a neighboring industrial complex.

    Fire crews are currently mopping up area and knocking out hot spots, and will remain at the scene into the late afternoon. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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