Fire Crews Make Quick Work of Brush Fire in Truckee River Canyon

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TRUCKEE, CA -- California fire crews made quick work of fighting a brush fire in the Truckee River Canyon Saturday afternoon.

The fire was about a quarter mile east of the Farad exit on Interstate 80 in Nevada County.

The official cause is unknown at this time, but the California Highway Patrol incident information website indicated the people who saw the fire and called emergency workers said a man was seen running from the location of the fire.