All lanes open after large brush fire shuts down San Jose highway

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Fire crews battled a large brush fire in San Jose that blew embers on the highway, causing lane closures and significant traffic delays, officials said.

All lanes reopened just before 8:30 p.m. on Friday, after the closure on southbound I-880 just north of Coleman Avenue. 

The fire was reported at about 6:20 p.m. just south of North First Street, which is near Mineta San Jose International Airport. 

This is a developing story. Check back for updates. 

Bay City News service contributed to this report.