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Fire crews quickly extinguish Fallbrook fire

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FALLBROOK (CNS) - Firefighters made quick work of a brush fire in the Fallbrook area Tuesday, stopping the burn at about a quarter of an acre, authorities said.

The non-injury fire in the 100 block of Ranger Road, just east of East Mission Road, was reported shortly before 9 a.m., according to Cal Fire and the North County Fire Protection District.

Crews had the blaze mostly out by 9:20 a.m., Cal Fire Battalion Chief Nick Schuler said.

Smoke was visible to commuters on Interstate 15 but no traffic delays were caused, the California Highway Patrol reported.

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