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Brush fire shuts major Southern California highway

Jul. 14, 2020 5:26 PM EDT

BUELLTON, Calif. (AP) — California authorities closed U.S. 101 in Santa Barbara County on Tuesday after a brush fire jumped the highway. The blaze was reported around 1:15 p.m. along the southbound side of the 101 near Buellton, according to KEYT-TV. Smoke from the fire limited visibility for drivers,...