Bay Area

Crews contain grass fire along I-780 in Benicia

BENICIA (KRON)- - Crews contained a 3-alarm grass burning near Interstate 780 in Benicia on Thursday. 

The public was asked to avoid Columbus Parkway and Benicia State Park. 

But one lane in each direction has reopened. Crews will remain on-scene throughout the night.

At around 7:32 p.m. CHP received reports of a brush fire along westbound I-780 at Southampton Rd.

All lanes are blocked and traffic is being diverted off the interstate. 

This story is still developing. Please check back for updates. 



Bay Area News

Video Center

Latest News

Stay Connected

  • Download the free KRON4 News App
    Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.