Crews Battle 7 Grass Fires near Byron Highway
BYRON — Fire officials say crews are battling seven vegetation fires that have spread across 484 acres between Contra Costa and Alameda counties. The flames are burning along Byron Highway near Clifton Court Forebay, a reservoir in the San Joaquin River Delta region. As of Thursday evening, Cal Fire reports the wildfires, which have been collectively called the Grant Fire, were 100 percent contained.