Jul 17, 2015 4:44 PM by News Staff
Firefighters were able to quickly stop the forward spread of a vegetation fire near the Redding airport Friday afternoon.
The blaze was reported near the Redding Dragstrip around 1 p.m. and burned approximately eight acres. It was fully contained by 1:30 p.m.
No injuries have been reported.
Officials say the fire appears to have started when a combine harvesting grain malfunctioned.
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