Firefighters contain fire near Carriage Road and Hwy 49 |

Firefighters contain fire near Carriage Road and Hwy 49

UPDATE: 12:51 p.m. — According to Emergency Command, the less than an acre fire was confirmed contained around 12:50 p.m.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

UPDATE: 12:20 p.m.

Local firefighters are currently battling a vegetation fire located near Carriage Road and Highway 49.

Nevada County Consolidated and Cal Fire units were called out to the scene of the .25 acre fire around 11 a.m.

There are currently five engines, and two hand crews at scene. One water tender was also in route to the blaze as of 11:20 a.m. Thursday. but may have been called off.


Check back for more updates.

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