Grass fire erupted near Loma Prieta Mountain

SANTA CLARA CO (BCN) – A grass fire burning near Loma Prieta Mountain in unincorporated Santa Clara County has been contained this afternoon.

The fire was first reported around 8:45 a.m. near Loma Prieta and Mount Umunhum roads, according to Cal Fire Division Chief Robert Chew.

The blaze completely burned an outbuilding and has been contained to a steep half-acre area of brush, Chew said.

One firefighter suffered a minor injury as a result of the fire, according to Chew.

Firefighters remain on scene, Chew said.

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