Press Release: Vegetation Fire Near 60 Sandhill Road

Posted: 14-Jun-2013

Moraga-Orinda Fire District
1280 Moraga Way
Moraga, CA  94556
Contact: Battalion Chief Jerry Lee (925) 258-4514
Release Date:  June 14, 2013

ORINDA- On Friday, June 14, 2013, the Moraga-Orinda Fire District responded to a vegetation fire in Orinda.  The fire was reported at 11:43 a.m. with no structures threatened.  Firefighters contained the 2-acre fire in 23 minutes.

A total of 50 personnel from MOFD, Contra Costa County Fire, CalFire, East Bay Regional Parks Fire, and Orinda Police responded to the scene.  No injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

 

Photo Credit:  Stephen Healy, Division Chief, MOFD