Grass fire near Lake Berryessa forces evacuations

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NAPA (KRON) – Highway 128 in Napa has been closed off in both directions due to a grass fire burning.

Crews are battling the blaze near Lake Berryessa at Highway 128 and Wragg Canyon Road, just east of St. Helena.

Cal Fire has reported that the fire has grown to 55 acres with 60-percent containment as of about 8 p.m. Monday

Evacuations are in place on the south side of Wragg Canyon Road.

Officials advise drivers to expect delays and avoid the area.

Authorities say there is no estimated time of reopening the roads.

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