Update: Structure Fire In Tuolumne County
Update at 9:05 a.m.: CAL Fire reports that fire crews have contained the house fire in the 18000 block of Pipit Court near Tanager Drive in the Twain Harte area. The flames broke out in the attic of the home and did not spread to any nearby vegetation. What sparked the blaze is under investigation. Further details on the fire area below.
Original post at 8:45 a.m.: Twain Harte, CA — Ground crews are battling a structure fire in the Twain Harte area of Tuolumne County. CAL Fire reports that when firefighters arrived on scene in the 18000 block of Pipit Court near Tanager Drive smoke could be seen billowing out of the attic. The windows of the one-story wood framed home are boarded up leaving CAL Fire to determine it is a vacant home. There is no word as to whether the flames have spread to any nearby vegetation. We will bring you more details as soon as they come into the newsroom.