CAL FIRE ground and air resources, USFS, Georgetown Fire, and Garden Valley fire are responding to a vegetation fire on Hotchkiss Road near Gray Eagle Rd Georgetown, El Dorado County. The fire originated from an outbuilding that spread to vegetation and is now estimated to be 5-6 acres burning at a slow rate of spread in difficult to access terrain. Fire personnel are on scene. With additional resources making access. Please avoid the area.
Forward progress has been stopped with a hose line around the fire. 5.09 Acres Crews will be moping up into the evening / night