OROVILLE, Calif. - The El Medio Fire Department with the assistance of Cal Fire quickly tackled a 30-acre fire burning between Greenville Street and Lower Wyandotte and V-7 Roads Sunday afternoon.
According to Cal Fire PIO Rick Carhart, firefighters had to save the 10-12 homes that were threatened in the area before they could fight the fire.
The dry and windy conditions added to the growing fight of the fire that burned in a drainage.
No homes were damaged nor were there any people hurt, according to Carhart.
The cause is still under investigation.