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Fire breaks out at homeless encampment near SR-15 at Market St.

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - A brush fire shut down traffic Monday night along southbound Interstate 15 at Market Street.
  
Authorities said the flames started at a well-known homeless encampment. 

Firefighters faced some challenges battling this blaze, including strong winds and steep terrain.
     
Fire crews also said that no structures were threatened and no injuries were reported.

While crews worked to extinguish the flames, the California Highway Patrol closed the two right lanes of I-15. 

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