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Brush fire in San Carlos burns just over an acre

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - Crews made quick work of a fast moving brush fire in San Carlos Thursday afternoon.

Flames broke out on Mission Vista Road and Mission Gorge and rapidly spread up the hill toward a condo complex.

Fire crews were able to knock down the flames before they could do any damage. The blaze scorched just over an acre of brush.

Witnesses reported hearing a car backfire just before the fire broke out.

Fire officials say the cause is still under investigation.

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