Mountain Ranch, CA — Firefighters battled a vegetation fire for two hours this morning.
The flames were contained around 7:15 at about two acres and the rate of spread was slow, according to Cal Fire. The flames broke out around 5:35 a.m. in the 7200 block of West Murray Creek Road with a cross of Doster Road. No structures were threatened.
As we reported yesterday evening just after 5 p.m., east of this fire, Cal Fire crews battle a vegetation fire that spread from an escaped debris burn on the 9500 block of Whiskey Slide Road near Ponderosa Way in the Mountain Ranch area. Six engines and two hand crews battled the blaze for about two hours. It was contained at 12 acres. Cal Fire does not believe the two are fires are related.