PACOIMA (CBSLA.com) — Firefighters battled a brush fire in Pacoima Wednesday afternoon.

Flames broke out around 5:30 p.m. in dense vegetation in the Hansen Dam area.

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More than 250 firefighters battled the blaze near Osborne Street and Dronfield Avenue from the ground and in the air.

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About three hours later, they manged to knock down the flames that had charred at least eight acres.

No one was hurt. No structures were burned.

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It’s not known yet what sparked the fire.