At 1:02 am Sunday, East Contra Costa Fire Protection District was dispatched out to Deer Valley and Briones Valley Road in Brentwood, CA for a vegetation fire.
When Battalion 5 arrived on scene the fire was estimated at 2-acres and with CALFIRE resources on another fire, requested mutual aid from Contra Costa County Fire. The fire was fully contained at 2:10 a.m. Calfire and ECCFPD remained on scene for 5 hours to ensure containment to work on the hot spots near the center of the fire.
In total, the fire was 36-acres.
The fire is under investigation by both the ECCFPD and CalFire’s Fire Investigators.