STANISLAUS COUNTY (CBS13) — Crews are battling a chicken barn fire that is putting off a large plume of smoke near Ceres early Monday afternoon.
The fire is burning near 28 Mile Road in north Stanislaus County.READ MORE: Record-Breaking Temperatures Posted Around Sacramento Region Friday
Firefighters say a chicken barn and vegetation are burning.READ MORE: Sacramento Mayor Joins Group Pushing For Reparations For Black Communities As Country Celebrates Juneteenth As Federal Holiday
Exactly what started the fire is unclear.
Several agencies from around the region – including Ceres, Modesto, Cal Fire and San Joaquin County – are responding to the scene.MORE NEWS: 'The Heat Is Unbearable': Friday Night Out Brings Sacramento Crowds Inside To Beat The Heat
Updates to follow.