Nevada County firefighters contain fire to garage of River Ranch Road home |

Nevada County firefighters contain fire to garage of River Ranch Road home

About 30 firefighters rushed to a private property on River Ranch Road Thursday night to extinguish a fire that started in the garage of the house.

The call came in around 6:40 p.m. and the fire was contained in 40 minutes, preventing it from spreading to the rest of the house and vegetation around the property. Officials said no one was injured during the incident and damage was minimal to the home.

River Ranch Road is on the southeast of Alta Sierra, west of Colfax and northeast of Lake of the Pines.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation, authorities said.

To contact Staff Writer Teresa Yinmeng Liu, please email, or call 530-477-4236.

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