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Containment Expected For Brush Fire

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File photo of a wildfire. (Credit: AP/Jon Tunney)

File photo of a wildfire. (Credit: AP/Jon Tunney)

A two-acre brush fire in the northwest valley is expected to be fully contained later today.  The Bureau of Land Management says the Box Mine Fire near Alexander and Cliff Shadows Parkway started last night.  More than 40 firefighters are working to put out the blaze.  No injuries have been reported and no buildings are threatened.  The BLM believes the fire was caused by people.  An investigation is continuing.

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