UPDATE: Folsom wildfire contained

Published: Friday, Aug. 22, 2014 - 3:54 pm

Three fire agencies have contained a wildfire near the intersection of Green Valley Road and Sophia Parkway in Folsom, according to Cal Fire

Folsom Fire Department, El Dorado Hills Fire Department and Cal Fire were dispatched to the fire at 2:08 p.m. today to battle two fires, one of which spread to more than five acres before being contained before 4 p.m. Nathan Barcklay, fire captain for Cal Fire, described the second fire as small.

There were no evacuations, he said. The cause of the fires is under investigation. Cleaning crews remain in the area.


Call The Bee’s Katrina Cameron at (916) 321-1231. Follow her on Twitter @katcameron91.

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