A vegetation fire in Yuba County on Highway 20 near Smartsville has now been contained. The fire at McGanney Lane was first reported around 10:00 a.m. as a small vegetation fire , but the first crews on scene found three separate blazes.
Penn Valley Fire, Smartsville Fire, Beale Air Force, Marysville Fire, Linda Fire are also assisted. As of 6:30pm, traffic on westbound Highway 20 was being detoured through Smartsville. CHP was estimating the roadway to re-open between 7-8 pm.
Photos: Courtesy Ingrid M. Kollmann