Woman helps save Chico home from fire
An alert homeowner in Chico saved her home from a fire early Friday morning.
The fire was reported around 2 a.m. in the 100 block of Picholine Way off Bruce Road on Chico's east side.
Firefighters said the woman who lives there smelled smoke and found a fire burning in the attached garage.
She and her husband used a pot to throw water on the fire.
Firefighters finished putting out the flames
Damage was limited to the garage and the cause is under investigation.