Feb 3, 2015 3:03 PM by News Staff
Chico firefighters have knocked down a shed fire that threatened several nearby apartments Tuesday morning.
The fire broke out around 11:30 a.m. in the area of 5th Avenue and Sheridan Avenue. The billowing smoke could be seen from Highway 99 nearby.
Sheridan Avenue was closed to traffic during the firefight and initial reports say at least one person was transported to the hospital with respiratory distress.