Oakley: Firefighters Make Quick Work of Vegetation Fire


At 7:10 pm Sunday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a report of a vegetation fire off Neroly Road in Oakley.

Upon further investigation, the fire was located in a small field off Elm Lane between Neroly Road and SR-160. Engine 53 (Oakley) with assistance of Contra Costa County Fire Protection District quickly attacked the fire and prevented its spread before it could threaten a home and two trucks in the area.

Crews were on scene for about 40-minutes. No injuries were reported.