A fire in Old Shasta has been contained. Monday night at around 9:30 CalFire responded to reports of a vegetation fire with power lines down behind a home on Whispering Pines Drive off Rock Creek Road. Crews found a fully involved outbuilding, which was a total loss. The grass and brush fire was contained at around 2 acres.
A couple of wind-driven fires were stopped Monday by an aggressive response from CalFire. A fire off Dersch Road near Parkville Road was contained at 5.3 acres. The cause is under investigation. A fire off Old Alturas Road near Eden Lane was estimated at one acre and it’s also under investigation.