Small Grass Fire in Goleta

Smoke Visible from Highway 101; Nearly Contained and No Buildings Threatened

Santa Barbara city firefighters are responding to a small grass fire between Highway 101 and the railroad tracks, near Highway 217 in Goleta.

Department spokesperson Brian Hayden said the fire is contained to a small area but is putting out a lot of smoke as it burns green vegetation. No buildings are threatened.

Two engines are on the scene, and an investigator is on his way, Hayden said.

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