Rio Rancho Fire Rescue with the aid of the Rio Rancho Police Department responded to a brush fire just north of the Chevron gas station located on the corner of NM 528 and Sara Road at 8:30 a.m. Friday.
RRFR Battalion Chief Mark Sandoval said the flames from the brush fire reached 10 feet high and spread quickly.
Sandoval said the fire crew that responded to the brush fire had the flames out quickly. Besides an evergreen bush, no other property was damaged.
Sandoval had no information how the brush fire was started.