MENDOCINO (CBS SF) — A 200-acre vegetation fire burning in Mendocino County was 20 percent contained on Monday evening, according to Cal Fire.
The blaze was reported Sunday at 5:51 p.m., and was burning southwest of Ukiah on Boonville Road and Highway 253.READ MORE: Construction Accident Triggers House Collapse In Lafayette
The rugged steep terrain has made it difficult for firefighters to access the area.
No structures were threatened and there have been no fatalities.READ MORE: Veteran Falls Victim To Phishing Scam, Loses $19,000 From Chase Bank Account Meant For Daughter's College Education
According to fire officials, crews were working overnight to “strengthen containment and extinguish hotspots.”
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The cause remains under investigation.