Sep 18, 2014 5:12 PM by News Staff
Firefighters in Butte County are battling a 400-acre fire that broke out 10 miles of west of Durham Thursday afternoon.
The Nelson Fire was first reported around 2 p.m. and is burning in the Llano Seco refuge. There is no threat to structures, but people are being asked to avoid 7 Mile Road.
As of 3:40 p.m. Thursday fire officials say the blaze is 80 percent contained.