SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - Santa Barbara City firefighters extinguished a small brush fire that broke out along the railroad tracks Friday afternoon.
The fire was reported around 3:52 p.m. on the southbound side of Highway 101 near the Las Positas offramp.
Crews said the burn was 20-by-20 feet in size and took about 10 minutes to extinguish.
One lane of the freeway was blocked by a fire engine for about 15 minutes during the incident.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.