SAN JOSE — Multiple small vegetation fires were burning along Interstate Highway 280 in San Jose Wednesday afternoon, authorities said.
The San José Fire Department said the fires were originally reported at 3:52 p.m. and were burning in the area between Bird Ave. and Race Street just west of state Highway 87.
No structures were currently threatened as of 4:30 p.m., the fire department said. There was a traffic slowdown on I-280 as a result of the fire and drivers were urged to avoid the area if possible.
This is a breaking news update. More information to be added as available.
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