Fast action by Little Lake Fire and CalFire made short work of a fire on Shimmins Ridge Rd. The fire spread to about 3/4 acre, starting out as a structure fire. Tankers have been released from the fire. The causes has not yet been established.
WILLITS — A fire has broken out on Shimmins Ridge Rd., Little Lake Fire has responded with three engines and CalFire has responded with at least two tankers. The fire began as a structure fire, but has apparently spread into nearby brush. Both local departments and CalFire are attacking it with significant resources to keep it from spreading.
Smoke is visible in the Little Lake Valley.
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