Murphy Fire Chars 100 Acres in Plumas County

Fire crews are keeping control of the Murphy Fire near Belden in the Feather River Canyon.

Posted: Aug. 9, 2018 7:40 AM

QUINCY, Calif. - Fire crews are keeping control of the Murphy Fire near Belden in the Feather River Canyon.


Fire officials with the Plumas National Forest say it is around 100-acres.


Highway 70 is under traffic control in the area, a precautionary evacuation notice is underway for several areas.


A Red Cross shelter is in place on Lawrence Street in Quincy.

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