Fire In Redway Residential Area
Fire at the north end of Redway today. [All photos by Kim Sallaway]
A fire burned near a residential area in northern Redway today. The call reporting the fire came in at 1:35 p.m. The cause at that time was believed to be downed power lines.
Neighbors fought the flames with garden hoses and tools until fire departments were able to respond.
Cal Fire spokesperson Laura Coleman tells us that in all about one tenth of an acre burned. Her agency as well as Redway and Garberville Fire responded and quenched the final flames as well as mopped up.
According to Coleman, the cause is still under investigation.