Santa Clara County

Brush fire sparks in Morgan Hill

MORGAN HILL, Calif. - UPDATE 8/18/16 1:56 PM: The Bailey Fire was fully contained Wednesday night. Fire officials say the fire burned 100 acres before full containment at around 9:00 p.m.. No structures burned and there were no injuries.

UPDATE 8/17/16 6:05 PM: Crews say the Bailey Fire is now 100 acres and is 50 percent contained.

PREVIOUS STORY: Cal Fire is battling a wildfire in Morgan Hill, close the the San Jose border Wednesday evening.

Crews said flames sparked near Bailey Avenue and Highway 101 near Coyote Creek Golf Course.

So far, the fire covers about 75 acres, 100 firefighters are on scene and it is 10 percent contained.


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