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Vegetation fire closes Highway 12 westbound in Fairfield

PIX Now – Afternoon edition 20-06-24

PIX Now – Afternoon edition 20-06-24


A vegetation fire in Fairfield prompted the closure of westbound State Route 12 at Red Top Road, the Fairfield Fire Department said Thursday.

The fire was reported just before 11am and smoke was visible in nearby Cordelia. According to the fire brigade, no structures are threatened.

The Fairfield Fire Department responds to a three-alarm fire in the area of ​​Highway 12 and Red Top Road in Fairfield, California on June 20, 2024. (PG&E/ALERTCalifornia via Bay City News)


Fire officials said crews will remain on scene for several hours for cleanup efforts and that the vegetation fire’s progress has stopped as of 11:35 a.m. Officials reported that traffic was reduced to one lane at the eastbound intersection of I-80 as of 5 p.m.

Authorities will use zone names in emergency alerts to inform residents of affected areas. Residents can find their zone by visiting https://bit.ly/4ebgAqS and entering their address in the search bar.

For more information, visit the Solano County Office of Emergency Services website at https://www.solanocounty.com/depts/oes/evacuation_zones.asp.

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