20-Acre Diamond Fire Fully Contained in Hemet Area

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Fire crews have fully contained a brush fire that broke out near Diamond Valley Lake in the Hemet area early Monday morning.

The blaze, dubbed the Diamond Fire, began about 1 a.m. south of Domenigoni Parkway near Warren Road, just north of Diamond Valley Lake.

The wildfire had scorched about 20 acres as of 3:22 a.m., according to a tweet from the Cal Fire Riverside.

Crews had stopped the forward spread of the blaze just before 3:30, according to Cal Fire.

By 12:20 p.m., the blaze was fully contained, officials said.

No evacuations or injuries were reported in the fire. The cause remains under investigation.

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