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A brush fire that broke out Wednesday in Mead Valley scorched roughly two acres before it was stopped.

The non-injury blaze was reported at 10:40 a.m. in the area of Cajalco Road and Camino del Sol, less than a mile west of Interstate 215, according to the Riverside County Fire Department.

Multiple engine crews were sent to the location and encountered flames moving at a slow rate through a field, not immediately threatening homes or other structures in the rural area, according to the agency.

Two Cal Fire air tankers and a water-dropping helicopter were summoned to make runs on the brusher, halting its advance and enabling crews to establish tentative containment lines.

At 11:32 a.m., the fire’s forward rate of spread was stopped, according to reports from the scene.

The cause of the blaze was under investigation.

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