Grass fire near Interstate 580 shuts down lanes

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By Yosi Yahoudai
Founder and Managing Partner


LIVERMORE, Calif. – A grass fire in Livermore on Tuesday morning shut down three lanes and brought traffic to a halt in the area.

The fire was reported at about 7:45 a.m. near eastbound Interstate 580 east of North Flynn Road.

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Smoke was seen visible from the side of the road.  

The California Highway Patrol issued a sig alert.

The CHP said the right lanes were blocked and advised motorists to avoid the area.

As of about 9:00 a.m., fire crews managed to contain the fire but remained on scene for mop-up and to monitor the situation.   

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Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.