100 acre vegetation fire burning in Millville
MILLVILLE, Calif. —
Officials say there are soft road closures on Millville Plains and Dersch Rd. and Dersch Rd. at Ash Creek Rd. due to fires in Millville.
According to Cal Fire, the fire off Bear Creek Way and Bascom Road in Millville is 100 acres. No information yet on amount of containment.
Cal Fire is responding to a 30 to 40 acre vegetation fire off of Bear Creek Way in the Millville Plains area off Highway 44.
Due to strong wind gust and dry vegetation the fire is rapidly spreading.
Our reporter on the scene says residents predict it’s scorched up to 400 acres of their property.
A Cal Fire helicopter has been reloading out of the residents nearby pond. The homeowner says the pond kept the fire from getting her home.
This is a developing story, please check back for updates.