OROVILLE, Calif. - Firefighters quickly contained a vegetation fire that broke out late Thursday night near the Thermalito Forebay.
Rick Carhart, public information officers for Cal Fire Butte Co. tells Action News Now a call came in about a fire about 10:12 p.m. Thursday.
The fire burned in the area of Highway 162 and Wilbur Road just west of Oroville.
When firefighters arrived they found a fire about 1/10th of an acre. Crews quickly put out the flames in a few minutes.
The fire charred dry vegetation and there were no homes threatened at the time of the incident. No injuries were reported and the cause is still under investigation.