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Crews contain 2 fires in Bidwell Park

Fire crews put out two fires in Bidwell Park early Thursday morning that authorities say may be human-caused.

Posted: Jul 25, 2019 4:44 AM
Updated: Jul 25, 2019 8:49 AM

UPDATE 6:05 a.m. Thursday, July 25, 2019- Chico Fire reports that both fires are 100% contained.

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CHICO, Calif.-  Chico Fire reports that two fires started early Thursday morning, both in Bidwell Park.  

The first fire appeared around 1 a.m. in the One-Mile Recreation Area. The second fire started around 2 a.m. near the Bidwell Park Nature Center. 

Chico Fire has ruled out lightning and electrical causes and believes the fires were human-caused.

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