American River Parkway Fire Closes Trail

8:00 p.m. UPDATE: Fire officials say one fire fighter was treated at an area hospital for smoke inhalation. That person was released from the hospital and is doing well.

6:30 p.m. UPDATE: Sacramento Fire says the blaze has been contained. Crews will will remain on scene throughout the night mopping up.

4:45 p.m. UPDATE: Eastern spread of the fire has been stopped.


3:30 p.m. UPDATE: The fire has forced the evacuation of Cal Expo. One person is being treated for smoke inhalation.



SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A fire is burning on the American River Parkway.

The firs started just before 1:30 p.m. on Thursday around mile marker 5.

The trail has been closed at Northrup and mile 3.5 because of the fire.


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