A structure fire in the Collins Lake recreation area and County Road 270 that spread to area vegetation, is holding at about 20 acres. The fire was first reported around 3 o’clock Thursday afternoon. The ‘County Fire’ as it’s being called is now 80% contained according to Yuba Net. Cal Fire Dispatcher Ryan Spence says good progress was made overnight.
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The helicopter working on the fire is Cal Fires Helicopter 205. No injuries, road closures or evacuations are reported. Full control is expected at 8:00 pm this evening. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.