Wind-Spread Fires Burn behind Cal Expo

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SACRAMENTO–

Wind spread flames across brush behind Cal Expo Friday.

The first fire was first reported by Sacramento Fire around 3 p.m. Firefighters gain access to the area via Ethan Way.

It was originally reported to be a 2-alarm fire, but was later downgraded.

The second fire began along the American River Parkway near Tribute Road.

The cause of the fires was not immediately known.