Containment of Edgewood Fire reaches 95%

REDWOOD CITY — The Edgewood Fire burning near Redwood City was almost fully contained as of Thursday afternoon, according to Cal Fire.

The fire ignited at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday near Rocky and Eastview ways in Edgewood Park & Natural Preserve. Evacuation orders were issued but later downgraded to advisories.

As of 5 p.m. Thursday, the fire covered 20 acres and was 95% contained, Cal Fire said.

At least four firefighters suffered minor injuries while battling the blaze, according to Cal Fire.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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