Fire on North Market St. and Benton Dr. in Redding

POSTED: 11:44 AM Aug 07 2013   UPDATED: 11:52 AM Aug 07 2013
REDDING, Calif. -

Firefighters were called out to a fire on Market St. and Benton Dr. in Redding just before 11 a.m. on Wednesday.

The acre fire is nearly contained at 2.5 acres and there are multiple spots. There is also a major uphill slope to get to the fire and at least 400 feet of hose to get to the fire line.

Trash and cooking utensils such as pots and pans were found near the burned area.