Photo Gallery 4 Images
UPDATE 4:05 p.m. Friday, April 5, 2019 - CAL FIRE/Butte County firefighters have extinguished a structure fire that broke out in Palermo around 3 p.m.
Firefighters were able to knock down the flames in about five minutes, although there is extensive damage to the home.
Authorities said that the family was not home at the time of the fire.
The fire did cut the power drop to the house. PG&E was able to shut everything off immediately.
Authorities said that crews are on scene salvaging anything that survived the fire.
Four engines will remain on scene for the next hour.
PALERMO, Calif. - CAL FIRE is responding to reports of a structure fire in Palermo on Friday.
CAL FIRE first reported on the fire just after 3 p.m. at the 6800 block of Melvina Avenue.
The first units on the scene reported that the fire is in a single-family home and the structure is partially involved in the flames.
Crews are investigating potential downed powerlines.
Stay with Action News Now for the latest updates as they become available.
- Firefighters knock down Palermo structure fire
- Palermo Mobile Home Fire
- Firefighters Battle Redding Structure Fire
- Firefighters Responding to Structure Fire in Anderson
- Firefighters Contain Structure Fire in Paradise
- Firefighters extinguish structure fire in Thermalito
- Redding Firefighters Knock Down 2nd-Alarm Fire
- Firefighters quickly knock down Chico duplex fire
- Fire crews battling 5-acre fire in Palermo
- Crews extinguish mobile home fire in Palermo