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Chico house fire forces dozens to evacuate

An early-morning fire forced dozens of people from a house in Chico.

Posted: Apr 8, 2019 4:37 PM

CHICO, Calif. – An early-morning fire forced dozens of people from a house in Chico.

It happened at a house in the 1100 block of Ivy Street at around 12:30 a.m. Monday.

Chico fire said the fire started in the back of the house.

Firefighters extinguished the flames quickly. There were no injuries.

Emergency crews closed Ivy Street and evacuated several neighbors until the situation was safe.

Authorities are still investigating the cause of the fire.

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