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Firefighters contain 5-acre fire in Biggs

Firefighters were able to quickly contain a 5-acre fire in Biggs on Tuesday.

Posted: Jul 30, 2019 4:42 PM
Updated: Jul 31, 2019 9:57 AM

UPDATE 9:54 a.m. Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - Firefighters were able to quickly contain a 5-acre fire in Biggs on Tuesday. 

The fire was first reported around 4 p.m. on Tuesday near Almond and Palm Avenues along the Feather River. 

The incident commander told Action News Now that the area is notorious for human-caused fires.

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BIGGS, Calif. - CAL FIRE crews are responding to a fire that broke out near Almond Avenue in east Biggs on Tuesday.

Fire officials first reported the fire just after 4 p.m. on Tuesday. They say it is about 2 1/2 acres in size. 

There are currently no structures threatened. 

Stay with Action News Now for the latest updates as they become available. 

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