OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) --
Fire crews are battling a grass fire in Oakland that forced northbound Highway 13 to be closed Saturday afternoon, according to fire officials.
The two alarm fire burned in the Oakland hills area near Holy Names University. As of 3:52 p.m., the fire was knocked down at Park Boulevard and northbound state Highway 13 near Holy Names University.
Fire officials said the fire burned about 1.5 acres.
CHP officials said northbound Highway 13 will be closed until about 6 p.m. while firefighters finish their work.