Santa Clara County fire crews quickly knocked down a vegetation fire in Los Altos Hills Thursday afternoon, fire officials said. The fire was reported at 3:25 p.m. in the area of Altamont and Black Mountain roads. Los Altos police said on Twitter the blaze was burning in the Byrne Preserve. 9 Hospitalized After Head-On Crash in Brentwood About 5 acres of brush burned before fire crews were able to get a handle on the blaze, according to the Santa Clara County Fire Department. No structures were involved. No other information about the blaze was immediately available. Car Slams Into Family Members Walking in Oakland Crosswalk Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.