The two-alarm fire caused a traffic headache in East Long Beach and scorched about a half acre of land, fire officials said.
The flames were burning on both sides of the 710 Freeway near where it meets the 405 Freeway, according to fire officials.
A wind-driven brush fire near the 22 freeway in Long Beach grew to about a half acre before firefighters were able to extinguish on Thursday.
A brush fire near a freeway and homeless encampment in Long Beach yesterday resulted in the injury of a firefighter, according to the Long Beach Fire Department (LBFD).
One of the individuals detained for questioning after a brush fire that erupted Wednesday afternoon near El Dorado Park has been arrested, according to Long Beach Fire Department (LBFD) officials.
Roads were re-opened Monday evening following an afternoon fire in Long Beach that burned brush and trash, fire officials said.