CORONA, Calif. --
A small brush fire started in El Sereno shortly before 5 p.m. near Soto St. and Mission Rd. It was extinguished by 6:07 p.m. Wednesday.Firefighters from the Los Angeles City Fire Dept. responded to the fire, which quickly spread to about 2 to 3 acres.
The fire approached telephone lines and a nearby water well. It was burning uphill toward Kewanee St.
The fire began at the base of a hill near an apartment complex, but no structures appeared to be threatened.
Firefighters declared the fire extinguished at 6:07 p.m.