Editor’s note: As reported last night in Happening Now.
GRASS VALLEY, Calif. January 6, 2020 – Grass Valley, Nevada City, NCCFD along with Cal Fire, Ophir Hill, and Peardale fire agencies responded to a residential structure fire within NCCFD Fire Station 84 response area on Jones Ridge Road.
Battalion 1 arrived to find the residential structure fully involved in fire with extension to a vehicle and threat to other property.
Grass Valley Engines E-1, E-2, Battalion 1, Nevada City E-5464, NCCFD E-84, Water Tender 88, Prevention 5121 were assisted by Peardale Water Tender 57, Cal Fire 2362 and Ophir Hill Water Tender 52.
Due to the remote location multiple water tenders were assigned to the incident for water supply.
Crews contained the fire and then spent several hours conducting overhaul and mop up of the area.
Fire remains under investigation.