Brush fire shuts down 134 Freeway in Eagle Rock

ByABC7.com staff via KABC logo
Saturday, August 8, 2015
Several lanes of the eastbound 134 Freeway in Eagle Rock were shut down after a brush fire broke out Friday, Aug. 7, 2015.
Several lanes of the eastbound 134 Freeway in Eagle Rock were shut down after a brush fire broke out Friday, Aug. 7, 2015.
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EAGLE ROCK, LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- Several lanes of the eastbound 134 Freeway in Eagle Rock were shut down Friday after a brush fire broke out.

Trees and brush were first reported to be on fire at about 6:15 p.m. along the freeway near Figueroa Street. The flames burned 1.5 acres over a 2 mile stretch of the freeway.

By about 6:45 p.m., traffic was reduced to one lane.

Los Angeles and Glendale firefighters responded to the incident.

The cause of the fire was under investigation.