CAL FIRE officials say the flames broke out near Friant Road and Old Friant Road, which leads down to the Vulcan company's sand and gravel facility.
Crews now have control of the fire and stopped any forward progress.
Firefighters are working a 3 acre grass fire with @DeptFresno in the area of Friant Rd x Old Friant Road. Forward progress has been stopped. One structure was immediately threatened, threat now mitigated. Road closures in place on Friant Rd North at Willow and South at Copper. pic.twitter.com/0ReAJT0LzD— CALFIRE/FresnoCoFire (@FresnoCoFire) August 26, 2021
Friant Road is closed between Willow Ave to the north and Copper Ave to the south.
The cause of the fire has not been released.