By CBS13 Staff

PLUMAS COUNTY (CBS13) — PG&E says it may be responsible for another fire in Northern California.

On Tuesday, the utility company said the US Forest Service is investigating a tree that landed on their equipment near Quincy where the Fly Fire started on July 22.

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That fire would later grow to around 4,000 acres before it merged with the much larger Dixie Fire – which PG&E believes may have also been started by their equipment.

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PG&E recently announced that it would be burying around 10,000 miles of power lines in high fire-risk areas, a move prompted by the string of destructive wildfires – like 2018’s Camp Fire – caused by the utility’s equipment.

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As of Tuesday morning, the Dixie Fire has grown to 253,052 acres and has destroyed 45 structures.