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Crews continue to fight Tumbleweed Fire along Interstate 5 just south of Gorman

The blaze is now 65 percent contained.
Wildfires, Fire Season
Posted at 11:04 AM, Jul 06, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-06 14:04:19-04

(KERO) — Crews continue to get a hold of the fire burning along Interstate 5 just south of Gorman.

CAL FIRE reports that the blaze is now 65 percent contained and covers a thousand acres.

The fire started on Independence Day and quickly burned through a thousand acres by 8 p.m. that same evening.

No word yet on what sparked the blaze.