Firefighters respond to vegetation fire near Glendale (2) Freeway [Updated]

Glendale and Los Angeles firefighters are reportedly close to extinguishing a vegetation fire near the southbound Glendale (2) Freeway and Colorado Street.

The size of the fire, which was reported about 2:15 p.m., was not immediately available.

On- and off-ramps to the 2 Freeway from Colorado Street were temporarily closed.

[Update 2:45 p.m.: Firefighters have reported a "knock-down" of the fire, and have started moping up the scene. The cause of the fire was not immediately available.]

-- Jason Wells, Times Community News

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