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Update: Columbia Aircraft Headed To A Second Fire In Calaveras County

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Update at 3:45 p.m.:  CAL Fire reports that the fire burning in the 1040 block of Royal Lane in Glenco named the “Simpson Incident” has been contained at a quarter acre. All aircraft have been called off the scene and ground crews will remain mopping up for the next couple of hours. What ignited the blaze is under investigation.

Original post at 3:21 p.m.: Glenco, CA — CAL Fire is reporting that Columbia aircraft have been called off the Doster Incident, which broke out along Doster Road near Hawver Road, between San Andreas and the Jesus Maria area, which crews are getting a handle on and is four acres in size.

The aircraft are heading to a grass fire in the Glenco area, off Highway 26. The blaze is reported in the 1040 block of Royal Lane. There are no further details on the blaze at this time. An update will be provided as soon as more information comes into the newsroom.