DEVELOPING: At 1:33 p.m. this afternoon, CHP reported a large vegetation fire near Wild Cat Road and Ash Creek Road in the Redding area. As of 2:50 p.m., CHP is requesting all of Wildcat Road from Ash Creek Road to Black Butte Road to be closed. Dersch Road is also closed at HWY 44. The fire is currently burning 15 acres. We will keep you updated as this story develops.
(Update) 3:15 p.m.- CHP UPDATE: NO CLOSURE AT 44 / DERSCH - REQUIRED CLOSURE AT ASH CREEK / DERSCH