Crews battle 6-alarm fire near Vacaville

SOLANO COUNTY (KRON) — Fire crews have called in multiple resources including air tankers and inmate crews to help put out a 6-alarm, 20-acre vegetation fire at Mix Canyon Road and Sky Ranch Lane in rural unincorporated Solano County on Monday afternoon.

The fire spread from a burning vehicle to vegetation in the area west of Vacaville around 10:40 a.m., the Vacaville Fire Protection District

Cal Fire Capt. Joe Fletcher firefighters from Vacaville, Dixon, Fairfield, Suisun City and Cal Fire also responded. Four air tankers and two
helicopters, six engines and two inmate crews have responded to the blaze, Fletcher said.

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