EUGENE, Ore. – A brush fire sparked up in Eugene Thursday morning.
Eugene-Springfield Fire said it was reported just after 10:30 a.m. Crews arriving to Bailey Hill Road in southwest Eugene found flames moving uphill toward a home.
Bystanders were working to slow the fire with extinguishers and heavy equipment when firefighters got there.
By the time the fire was stopped, it had grown to one-tenth of an acre. The cause is under investigation.
Lane Fire Authority and the Oregon Department of Forestry assisted.