Crews Quickly Extinguish Early Morning Vegetation Fire In Cottonwood

A vegetation fire has been extinguished in a Cottonwood residential neighborhood. The brush fire was reported at around 5:30AM Friday morning at Denice Way and El Camino Drive. Cottonwood firefighters got the fire under control before it spread to any structures. The cause is not known.

A small house in Gerber was destroyed by fire Friday morning. Cal-Fire crews arrived to find the structure on Samson Avenue fully engulfed in flames. There was no spread to vegetation. The cause is under investigation.