Fire burns 45 acres near Salton Sea

SALTON SEA, Calif. - Firefighters contained a slow-moving 45-acre fire that blackened a vacant lot near the Salton Sea.

The blaze, dubbed the ''Canal Fire,'' was reported shortly before midnight Friday at avenue 70 and Cleveland Street.

Crews contained the flames around 3 a.m. Saturday.  

No injuries were reported.

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