At 6:40 am Friday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a report of smoke and flames coming from Carol Lane near Main Street in the City of Oakley.
A column of smoke could be observed while responding.
Upon arrival of The Oaks apartments, firefighters located a homeless encampment fire along the wall of the facility in the open field. Firefighters extinguished the flames without incident.
Crews were on scene for 35-minutes.