Lightning-sparked fire burns near Whitmore

Aug 2, 2015 2:28 PM

CalFire is working to put out a lightning-sparked blaze near the community of Whitmore. The agency says it was reported around 3:00am Sunday, and has burned an estimated 75 acres of vegetation. Firefighters say the cooler morning temperatures helped them stop the forward spread of the flames. They say they have it 45% contained, and are making good progress. No structures have burned, and no injuries have been reported.


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