At 3:46 pm Tuesday, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District firefighters responded to a report of a vegetation fire in the area of the Pittsburg-Antioch Highway and Loveridge Road.
According to the caller, the fire was started by a downed power line which caused the vegetation below to catch fire.
By 3:51 pm, battalion 8 confirmed at least 1 wire down and the call was 1-mile east of Loveridge. He described the fire as a “small vegetation fire”.
The fire was out by 4:00 pm.