Sep 26, 2013 3:15 PM
The 14 acre fire which broke out just before 1 p.m. on Dad’s Lane at Power House Hill Road in Palermo this afternoon has been fully contained. One residence was damaged and two outbuildings were destroyed.
Cal Fire responded with a hand crew, two dozers, 10 engines and two water tenders. Although the fire was contained, a large pile of tires continues to burn within the perimeter of the fire. Cal Fire indicated this portion of the fire is expected to burn for some time with clearly visible dark smoke. Dad’s Lane in Palermo is currently closed. There were no reports of injuries and the cause of the fire is under investigation.