SAN JOSE (KRON) — Crews are responding to a grass fire in San Jose on Monday.
The fire burned about 15 acres by 4:30 p.m. in the area of San Felipe Road and Metcalf Road. By 5:20 p.m., the fire grew to 25 acres.
The fire is now at 40 acres.
Cal Fire believes the fire could potentially burn up to 500 acres.
There is a minor structure threat on San Felipe Road and evacuations have begun in the area, according to Cal Fire.
Santa Clara County Fire is also responding to the fire.
The fire is 40 percent contained.
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