Brush Fire in Napa County Prompts Evacuations

Firefighters were battling a brush fire near Lake Berryessa in Napa County that prompted evacuations Monday afternoon, officials said.

The so-called Canyon Fire had burned about 55 acres about 16 miles east of St. Helena, Cal Fire said. It was 60 percent contained as of 6:45 p.m.

The blaze prompted evacuations on the south side of Highway 128 in the 6500-7000 block of Wragg Canyon Road, the Napa County Sheriff's Office said. 

Highway 128 is closed from Markley Cove to Wragg Canyon Road, the California Highway Patrol said.

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