Redding
88° F
Clear
Clear
Red Bluff
90° F
Clear
Clear
Chico
84° F
Clear
Clear
Advertisement

2 acre fire contained west of Corning

By KRCR Staff
Published On: Jun 16 2013 01:55:49 AM CDT
tehama fire pic

Photo courtesy of Tammie Yeries

The fire broke out at 7:02 p.m. Saturday evening on No Name Road and Canal View Road west of Corning.

The fire was contained at 2 acres.

A large plume of black smoke was seen in the area, CAL FIRE said it was a large bed of carpet burning.

The bed was 8 feet tall and 500 feet long.

Details about how the carpet got in the area or if it was on a trailer were not available.

Crews are expected to be on scene for the majority of the evening mopping up.