Grass fire shuts down Hwy 101 in Healdsburg

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A grass fire in Healdsburg caused delays on Highway 101 Monday afternoon. 

According to California Highway Patrol, the fire broke out in the area of Dry Creek Road. 

As of 4:51 p.m., the left lane has reopened in both directions, but the right lanes remained blocked. 

The fire is now 100% contained and burned around 11 acres. 

The cause of the fire is unknown. 


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