Crews responding to fire near Benicia in Solano County, CAL FIRE says

SOLANO COUNTY, Calif. (KGO) — Crews are responding to a fire burning near Benicia in Solano County Saturday morning, CAL FIRE says.

The fire is burning off Lopes Road not far from Interstate 680.

It’s unknown how many acres have burned.

ABC7 News reporter Cornell Barnard is at the scene. He says CAL FIRE is dropping fire retardant and water.

Parts of the Bay Area is under a Red Flag Warning this weekend, including Solano County.

Meteorologist Drew Tuma says northerly winds are gusting 10-20mph in the area as of 11a.m.

The fire began around 10:30a.m.

Stay with ABC7 News for any new developments.

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