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Firefighters respond to brush fire in Bella Vista

By Kelli Saam
Published On: Jul 22 2013 02:06:59 PM CDT
Updated On: Jul 22 2013 08:01:43 PM CDT
Seven lakes fire photo
BELLA VISTA, Calif. -

Firefighters responded to a brush fire Monday just before noon in Bella Vista.

The fire was reported around 11:30 a.m. at Seven Lakes Lane and Old Alturas Road northeast of Redding.

Witnesses initially reported that the fire was spreading quickly.

One witness said people spotted smoke near a blackberry bush in a field. Old Alturas Road served as a fire break.

The fire burned just over three acres and is currently 100 percent contained.

There were no injuries and no structures were damaged.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.