ELYSIAN PARK (CBSLA.com) — Firefighters contained a half-acre grass fire Friday in the area of Elysian Park.
The fire erupted shortly before 5 a.m. in the 800 block of Academy Road, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.READ MORE: News Conference Wednesday In ‘Rust’ Shooting Death Of Halyna Hutchins
Crews attacked the flames from the ground and air.READ MORE: LA City Council Approves Nearly $40 Million Guaranteed Basic Income Pilot Program
California Highway Patrol officers have subsequently closed at least two northbound lanes of the 1110 Freeway near Dodger Stadium until further notice.MORE NEWS: MLB Honors Shohei Ohtani With Commissioner’s Historic Achievement Award
Just before 7 a.m., firefighters contained the blaze.