Update at 3:47pm: CAL Fire reports that a vegetation fire that broke out around 3:30 p.m. was contained within a 20-by-20 foot spot by the time firefighters arrived.
Officials remind folks that fire danger is currently high as much of the area remains under a red flag warning for high winds until 11 o’clock tonight.
Original Post at 3:35pm: Sonora, CA — If you hear airplanes overhead, Columbia aircraft are among the responders to a reported vegetation fire in the Phoenix Lake-Cedar Ridge area.
The incident, reported at 3:30 p.m., is described as being in the 16,300 block of Estralita Drive near Canyon View Drive. No other details are available at this time. We will provide more information as it comes into the news center.