Small brush fire on Fort Ord dunes
Fire scorched a quarter-acre of brush in the sand dunes area of Fort Ord Sunday morning, firefighters reported.
The blaze broke out at 6:45 a.m. about 1,000 feet west of Highway 1. Three engines responded and contained the blaze by 7:30 a.m., firefighters said.
No one was injured, no structures were damaged, and the cause is under investigation, according to firefighters.