Jul 11, 2014 6:41 PM by News Staff
UPDATE (10:00 p.m.)
As of 10:00 p.m. Cal Fire is reporting the blaze is currently 2,500 acres and 10 percent contained.
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(UPDATE: 7:25 p.m.)
Shasta County residents are being evacuated from their homes along Bland and Platina Roads.
An evacuation center has been staged at Grant School located 8835 Swasey Drive in Redding.
The fire has burned 300 acres and is traveling in a northwest direction.
The "Bully Fire" was reported just after 3:30 p.m. on Old Bully Choop Road, across from the old Ono fire station.
Road closures have been put in place by CHP Officers, including closures on Bland and Platina Roads, Bland Road and Roaring Creek and Graves Ranch Road. Drivers should avoid the area, and use Highway 36 as an alternative route.
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