It took 64 firefighters less than one hour to stop a quarter-acre brush fire that burned in grass and heavy brush in Montecito Heights Thursday evening.

The fire was reported at 8:38 p.m. in the 4200 block of North Via Arbolada, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department’s Margaret Stewart.

The firefighters stopped the forward progress of the fire at 9:20 p.m. and spent about an hour making sure all hot spots were out, Stewart said.

No injuries were reported.

Much of Los Angeles County was under a red-flag warning for high fire danger Thursday due to strong Santa Ana winds and low humidity.

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