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Fire teams responding to one-acre vegetation fire off Highway 46 west of Templeton Friday

San Luis Obispo County Fire Department

SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY, Calif. – Fire crews are responding to a commercial vehicle fire and associated one-acre vegetation fire along westbound Highway 46 near Camino del Capitan Friday.

At 2:23 p.m. forward progress of the fire was stopped and as of 3 p.m. Friday, the fire was 75 percent contained shared San Luis Obispo County Fire Department.

According to the San Luis Obispo County Fire Department, the fire started when a semi-truck caught fire near the summit along Highway 46 which caused the surrounding vegetation fire, but no structures are currently threatened by the flames.

As of 5:20 p.m., the fire was contained by crews according to the San Luis Obispo County Fire Department.

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