Firefighter injured while battling Vallejo grass fire

Bay Area

Photo: Vallejo Firefighters Association

VALLEJO, Calif. (KRON) – A firefighter was injured while battling a grass fire in Vallejo on Tuesday afternoon, according to Vallejo Fire Department.

The fire near Goheen Circle and Skyline Drive was fully contained at 5:43 p.m.

Around 4:23 p.m., the Crockett-Carquinez Fire Department posted to Twitter reporting the blaze.

By 4:38 p.m., it was upgraded to 4-alarms.

Officials say no structures were damaged and no residents were injured. However, one firefighter sustained minor injuries but is expected to fully recover.

The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.

No other details have been released.

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