Fire Chars 80 Acres Outside Ione
An air tanker drops fire retardant over a wildfire on Highway 124 between Sutter Creek and Ione last Thursday afternoon.
The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection had crews at the fire scene through Saturday. The fire burned about 83 acres at Highway 124 between Willow Creek Road and Sutter-Ione Road. Approximately 15 engines responded to the fire, as well as four air tankers and two helicopters.
Reprinted with permission from the Amador Ledger Dispatch