UPDATE: Portion of Garden Highway reopens after parkway fire contained

08/30/2014 5:42 PM

08/30/2014 5:43 PM

A portion of the Garden Highway in South Natomas has reopened after firefighters battled a blaze on the American River Parkway near Northgate Boulevard in Sacramento.

The highway was closed between Northgate Boulevard and Truxel Road for about two hours as firefighters worked to contain a 1 1/2-acre fire that burned thick brush and trees, according to the Sacramento Fire Department.


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