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Forward progress of 2 acre fire near Castle Crags State Park stopped

Courtesy of U.S. Forest Service

A two-acre fire is burning in the Shasta Trinty National Forest as an aircraft has been called to assist in extinguishing the fire.

Posted: Jun 7, 2021 3:27 PM
Updated: Jun 7, 2021 4:52 PM

SHASTA COUNTY, Calif. - A fire broke out in the Shasta Trinity National Forest in the Castle Crags, Sulfur Creek area, according to the U.S. Forest Service Shasta-Trinity.

The fire's forward progress was stopped at two acres as it was first reported around 2:20 p.m.

The fire was spreading at a moderate rate and an aircraft was called.

The forest service said it is located southwest of Dunsmuir and Northwest of Castella.

This is a developing story. Action News Now will keep you updated with new information.

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