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Butte County CAL FIRE responding to fire at Hyatt Powerhouse in Oroville

CAL FIRE responding to fire at Hyatt Powerplant

Posted: Feb 7, 2018 7:36 AM
Updated: Feb 7, 2018 7:54 AM

UPDATE:

Butte County CAL FIRE says as of 7:501 a.m. Wednesday: Small fire contained to oil filtration system. All employees accounted for. Crews will remain at scene approximately 1 hour.

Butte County CAL FIRE has confirmed they're responding to a possible generator fire at the Hyatt Powerhouse in Oroville. This is the in the area of 5746 Oro Dam Blvd., Kelly Ridge in Oroville. Firefighters on scene report smoke coming from an oil room. This started at around 7:20 a.m. Wednesday.

We're working to learn more information this morning. We have a reporter on the way, we'll bring you more details as we get them.

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