Small brush fire near Occidental under control

The "Follow This Story" feature will notify you when any articles related to this story are posted.

When you follow a story, the next time a related article is published — it could be days, weeks or months — you'll receive an email informing you of the update.

If you no longer want to follow a story, click the "Unfollow" link on that story. There's also an "Unfollow" link in every email notification we send you.

This tool is available only to subscribers; please make sure you're logged in if you want to follow a story.

Please note: This feature is available only to subscribers; make sure you're logged in if you want to follow a story.

Subscribe

Firefighters contained a small brush fire off Bohemian Highway near Occidental on Wednesday afternoon.

Officials received reports of the fire near the Occidental Lodge motel at 2:57 p.m., said Cal Fire spokesman Will Powers. The fire grew to about 2 acres before firefighters were able to stop its progress by 3:40 p.m., Powers said.

There were no reported injuries or structures damaged by the fire. The cause is under investigation, Powers said.

Cal Fire and the Occidental Fire Department tackled the blaze. Powers said fire crews will remain on scene for a couple of hours for cleanup.

You can reach Staff Writer Chantelle Lee at 707-521-5337 or chantelle.lee@pressdemocrat.com. On Twitter @ChantelleHLee.

Show Comment

Our Network

Sonoma Index-Tribune
Petaluma Argus Courier
North Bay Business Journal
Sonoma Magazine
Bite Club Eats
La Prensa Sonoma
Emerald Report
Spirited Magazine