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July 15, 2014 at 4:38 PM

Brush fire breaks out on trail at UW

The Seattle Fire Department makes quick work of a brush fire that broke out Tuesday afternoon on a trail near the Center for Urban Horticulture at the University of Washington.  (Ken Lambert / The Seattle Times)

A crew from the Seattle Fire Department puts out  a brush fire on Tuesday afternoon on a trail near the Center for Urban Horticulture at the University of Washington. (Ken Lambert / The Seattle Times)

The Seattle Fire Department made quick work of a brush fire that broke out this afternoon on a trail at the University of Washington.

Firefighters responded around 4 p.m. to the fire on a trail at Mary Gates Memorial Drive Northeast and Northeast Clark Road near the Center for Urban Horticulture. The fire did not pose a threat to buildings and no injuries have been reported, said fire department spokesman Kyle Moore.

The cause of the fire is still being determined, Moore said.

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