UPDATE: Firefighters battling vegetation fire near Millville

The Cow Incident

MILLVILLE, Shasta County - Firefighters are battling a 100-acre vegetation fire near the area of Millville, located just off Whitmore and Old Cow Creek roads.

The fire started around 7 a.m. Sunday morning and it is being referred to as the "Cow Incident" due to it's location near Old Cow Creek Road.

Multiple units are on scene fighting the fire including two helicopters. There were initial access issues to the area but CAL FIRE was able to get to the fire through Whitmore Road. Wind was also a challenge for firefighters.

Forward progress has been stopped. No structures are threatened by the fire.