Wildfire Chars Dozens Of Acres Near Petaluma

PETALUMA (CBS SF) – A fire burned 40 to 45 acres of a eucalyptus tree grove along Lakeville Highway near Petaluma Friday afternoon, a Cal Fire spokeswoman said.

The fire near old Lakeville Road No. 2 near the Pegasus Ranch at 6525 Lakeville Highway was reported at 1:44 p.m., spokeswoman Tiffany Mercado said.

Cal Fire, the Marin County Fire Department and local fire departments are responding to the blaze, she said.

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