Bay City News
Cal Fire crews were battling a large vegetation fire in
southeastern Monterey County Monday, a fire official said.
The fire was reported just before 11:30 a.m. near Turkey Flat and
Cholame roads in Parkfield, about 25 miles east of San Miguel, Cal Fire
Forester Jonathan Pangburn said.
As of 3:30 p.m., the fire had engulfed roughly 2,700 acres of land
and was about 30 percent contained, according to Cal Fire.
More than 215 firefighters were working to contain the blaze,
according to Cal Fire.
No structures were threatened by the fire.