[UPDATE 11:50 p.m.] Fire Breaks Out North of Hopland; One Lane of 101 Closed
A grass fire broke out north of Hopland near mile marker 14 by Henry Station Road along Hwy 101 about 8:52 p.m. The fire forced the closure of one lane of southbound Hwy 101 by mile marker 13 about 10 p.m.
Alex Diaz took the video above about 9:30 p.m. He said if you are headed from Ukiah to Hopland, “Its the first big hill after u pass the strawberry fields and it was on the right hand side.”
As of this point, traffic is moving through the area.
UPDATE 11:30 p.m.: We haven’t been able to get in touch with Cal Fire. However, CHP said they believed the fire was not something to be concerned about.
UPDATE 11:50 p.m.: According to the Mendocino Voice, the fire has stopped spreading and Cal Fire is mopping up the fire.