by Mike Kinney
A 2-acre vegetation fire that crept up a hill near 3400 San Pablo Dam Road Friday night was contained about 7 p.m. with no reported injuries, a fire battalion chief.
Eight fire engines from the Richmond, San Pablo and Contra Costa County fire departments responded. The county sheriff’s office supplied helicopter support.
A firebreak close to Hill Crest Road helped to contain the blaze. The cause of the fire is under investigation.