PLACER COUNTY (CBS13) — Smoke may be visible throughout Placer County Saturday as a training burn exercise is underway until about 4 p.m.
The annual burn, overseen by Cal Fire and the Placer County Fire Department, also serves as a fuel reduction project. It started at 10 a.m.READ MORE: California Lawmakers To Vote On $307.9 Billion Spending Plan
Saturday’s effort will focus on burning approximately 125 acres of grass between East Catlett Road and Sunset Boulevard West, on a parcel just west of the Athens Avenue and Fiddyment Road intersection north of Roseville.READ MORE: Rices Fire Updates: Evacuation Advisories Upgraded To Warnings In Yuba County
Residents west of Rocklin and Lincoln may also see smoke, according to Cal Fire.MORE NEWS: How Sacramento County Is Bucking The National Trend Of Murder Cases Going Unsolved