Mountain Ranch, CA — Firefighters and the Columbia air unit are heading to a vegetation fire in Calaveras County. The flames are in the 11-thousand block of Whiskey Slide Road in the Mountain Ranch area. There is no word on size, rate of spread or if any structures are threatened at this time. We will bring you more information as soon as it is available.
Update 1:42 p.m.: Cal Fire reports an eighth of an acre is buring. Spokesperson Lisa Westbrooke says, “Some resources have been called off so that is a good sign.”
Update 1:50 p.m.: Cal Fire reports the fire is contained. No structures were threatened.