Update: Fire near Highway 1 doused in Capitola

Update 2:05 p.m.: The fire has been put out by Central Fire firefighters. According to firefighters, the fire started with an RV on Gross Rd. The cause of the fire is still under investigation. Caltrans traffic maps show that traffic has started to return to normal. ————————A fire is burning near Highway 1 in Capitola. According to the California Highway Patrol, the fire is burning in the area of Gross Road and Soquel Avenue, just off of the 41st Avenue off-ramp. Highway 1 was open as of 1:50 p.m., but Caltrans traffic cameras show that it is slowed in the area. This is a developing story, stay with KSBW 8 for the latest.

Update 2:05 p.m.:

The fire has been put out by Central Fire firefighters.

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According to firefighters, the fire started with an RV on Gross Rd. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Caltrans traffic maps show that traffic has started to return to normal.

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A fire is burning near Highway 1 in Capitola.

According to the California Highway Patrol, the fire is burning in the area of Gross Road and Soquel Avenue, just off of the 41st Avenue off-ramp.

Highway 1 was open as of 1:50 p.m., but Caltrans traffic cameras show that it is slowed in the area.

This is a developing story, stay with KSBW 8 for the latest.

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