Sacto 9-1-1
September 2, 2013
Firefighters bring fire in Butte County under control; Rim fire at 60 percent containment

Bee Metro Staff

The California Department of Forestry and Fire protection reported Monday it has contained the 80-acre Centerville Fire in Butte County, one of seven wildfires the agency is fighting across the state.

The Rim Fire burning in an near Yosemite National Park is now 60 percent contained, with 357 square miles burned. It is now the 4th largest wildfire in California history.

Other fires in Northern California include the Forks Complex fire in Siskiyou County, which has burned more than 36,000 acres and is 45 percent contained. The Corral Complex fire in Humboldt County has burned more than 11,900 acres and is 41 percent contained.

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