Jul 7, 2015 5:56 PM by News Staff, Photo: Doug Simpson
Shasta County fire crews have a handle on the blaze that broke out near the Keswick Dam Tuesday afternoon and quickly spread through 18 acres of vegetation.
The fire, which burned in Keswick, outside of Redding, was initially reported to Cal Fire around 1 p.m.
The fire briefly threatened six homes and forced the closure of Middle Creek Road at Iron Mountain Road.
(Slideshow Photos Courtesy: Chris Woodward)
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