Evacuations Lifted in Grass Valley after Crews Battle Wildfire

(Credit: Cal Fire)

NEVADA COUNTY — Cal Fire reports a wildfire has prompted evacuation orders for some Grass Valley residents.

The fire, which was 16 acres by Sunday night and 80 percent contained, was sparked near Oak Drive and Highway 49, according to Cal Fire.

Cal Fire says one structure was destroyed and two others were damaged by the flames.

All evacuation orders were lifted by around 7 p.m. for some residents living in the Alta Sierra Estates neighborhood.

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