Brush fire contained near McCarran and Caughlin Parkway

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RENO, NV (KOLO) Reno Fire Department crews have contained a brush fire in the area of South McCarran and Caughlin Parkway in southwest Reno.

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South McCarran has been reopened in the area with some lane restrictions for firefighters. Drivers should expect delays into Thursday evening. Several homes were threatened but are no longer, according to Reno Fire, with successful structure protection in place.

The Bradford Fire grew to a little more than an acre, according to Reno Fire estimates. It has moved to mop-up phase. There is no word yet on cause.

Flames were reported just before 3 p.m. Thursday. Truckee Meadows Fire helped with the firefight.

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