Forward progress stopped on 2 fires along the American River Parkway

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTXL) — Crews were able to get two fires along the American River Parkway under control Wednesday morning.

The Sacramento Fire Department said the fires were burning near mile marker 6, which is in the area of Hurley and Ethan ways.

Initially, fire officials said one of the fires had burned 30 acres. By 11:20 a.m., the fire department confirmed both blazes combined had burned roughly 5 acres.

No one was injured by the flames and no structural damage was reported.

What caused the fires is still under investigation.

This story is developing. Check back for updates.

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