A fire destroyed a barn and scorched 2 acres surrounding it on Oak Lane in Paso Robles on Friday afternoon.
The fire was called in at 12:40 p.m. and contained an hour later by crews from Cal Fire, San Luis Obispo County fire and the Paso Robles Fire Department, a Cal Fire dispatcher said. The CHP closed Oak Lane, off South River Road, while firefighters battled the blaze, she said. No injuries were reported.
The cause of the fire was under investigation Friday afternoon.