BREAKING NEWS CAL FIRE has stopped forward progress of fire at LaMalfa Ranch Full Story

Forward progress stopped on vegetation fire west of Red Bluff

Cal Fire Tehama County crews said forward progress on a fire burning west of Red Bluff has been stopped.

Posted: Apr 23, 2020 6:13 PM
Updated: Apr 24, 2020 3:49 PM

UPDATE: 8:57 a.m. Friday, April 24, 2020 - Cal Fire Tehama County crews said forward progress on a fire burning west of Red Bluff has been stopped.

Crews are calling this the "Red Fire," it's currently at 26 acres and 40% contained. Action News Now will continue to share updates as they become available.

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RED BLUFF, Calif. -  Cal Fire Tehama County is fighting a vegetation fire burning west of Red Bluff. 

Fire officials say it's located about a half-mile off the road, near the intersection of Red Bank and Colyer Springs Roads, in the Red Bank Creek area.

The fire was reported at 3:30 p.m. Thursday and by 5:45 p.m. it was estimated at 7 to 10 acres in size.

Cal Fire Dispatch said no homes were threatened, and it was growing at a slow to moderate rate of spread.

We were also told they have a lot of resources on the fire, including a helicopter, five engines, one dozer, two water tenders, and two crews. 

Right now, there is no word on what may have caused it. 

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