Another Vegetation Fire
A second grass fire has popped up in the Copperopolis region.
CAL Fire reports that a one acre grass fire is burning in the 7600 block of Riata Way, between Copperopolis and Angels Camp. It is near the area of Poole Station Road. No homes are considered in danger. To view a map of the area, click here.
Air and ground crews also continue working to extinguish a grass and oak woodland fire in the area of Pommel Way and Colt Lane. No homes are in danger, and it has a slow rate of spread. To view a map of the area, click here.
The causes of the fires are under investigation.
Written by BJ Hansen
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