Mount Diablo closed for fire danger

July 8, 2008 11:20:37 AM PDT
Contra Costa County's Mount Diablo State Park will be closed today because of extreme fire danger, park officials said.

Vehicle, bicycle and pedestrian traffic are prohibited on all roads and trails.

Senior park aide Clay Heckmann said conditions in the area are extremely hot, dry, and windy, and that the park will remain closed until fire conditions change.