Crews Battling Fire Along Lower American River Parkway, Business 80 Traffic Impacted By Smoke – CBS Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Firefighters are battling a vegetation fire near Expo Boulevard and Business 80 Monday afternoon.

The fire is burning in vegetation along the bike trail near mile marker 4 on the lower American River Parkway.

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A plume of smoke can be seen right off of Business 80. Traffic is impacted.

Sacramento Fire is responding to a grass fire near mile marker 4 on the lower American River Parkway. Traffic on business 80 is heavy impacted. @CHPSacComm pic.twitter.com/DLqjv6kxPI

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— Sacramento Fire Department (@SacFirePIO) July 19, 2021

No other information has been released at this point.

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Updates to follow.

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