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Bella Vista fire destroys building, threatens more

By Nate Hauser
Published On: Aug 06 2014 09:13:39 AM CDT
Updated On: Jul 09 2014 08:25:47 PM CDT
BELLA VISTA, Calif. -

A wildfire destroyed one building and threatened more homes in Bella Vista Wednesday.

According to CAL FIRE a 150 acre wildfire was burning near Deschutes Road and Highway 299. The fire was 80 percent contained at the time of this writing and forward progress stopped. The estimated time of containment is 8:30 p.m.

Highway 299 was closed to all traffic east of Oak Knolls Road. No evacuations were ordered.

CAL FIRE said there was originally two fires, the smaller of the two was contained quickly.

Officials have determined the fire was human caused but they are still investigating the exact cause.

This is a developing story please refresh this page for updates.