[UPDATE 4:47 p.m.] Vegetation Fire Near 9th and O Streets in Arcata
Fire units are responding to an approximate 1/4 sized acre fire near 9th and O Streets in Arcata. Fire personnel on scene are reporting the fire is moving east, at a moderate rate of spread.
Photo of vegetation fire, near 9th and O Streets in Arcata. [Photo Courtesy: Bobby Kroeker]
Photo of vegetation fire, near 9th and O Streets in Arcata. [Photo Courtesy: Bobby Kroeker][UPDATED: 3:32 PM] Subjects on scene are also reporting to hear a commercial fire alarm sounding. [UPDATED: 3:47 PM] Fire personnel have stopped the progression of the fire, and will remain on scene for extensive mop up.
UPDATE 4:47 p.m.: Bobby Kroeker sent us video of the fire. Arcata Crime Scene Unit is on the scene of a homeless camp that appears to be the origin of the fire.