By CBSLA Staff

GLENDALE (CBSLA) — Multiple homes were briefly evacuated in Glendale and some power was temporarily shut off after a brush fire broke out Tuesday afternoon.

(credit: David Baxter)

The flames were first reported at 2:16 p.m. near Brand Park, at the bottom of the Verdugo Mountains, according to Glendale city spokeswoman Eliza Papazian.

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Shortly before 3 p.m., the fire had spread to eight acres, Papazian said.

By 4:06 p.m., forward progression of the fire had been stopped and crews are working on mop-up, the Glendale Fire Department said.  Evacuations have been lifted and @glendalewaterandpower is working on restoring power

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Evacuations were lifted on the 14 homes along Mountain Street and Idlewood Road.

Power that was also shut off to the 900 block of West Mountain Street as a safety precaution was also working to be restored by Glendale Water & Power, the fire department said.

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