CAL FIRE responded to a house fire in Gerber early Friday. A home was burning on Ventura Avenue in the Tehama County community southeast of Red Bluff.
The fire was reported around 4:40 a.m. Friday. CAL FIRE said a family was home at the time and escaped the burning house.
The Red Cross is assisting the fire victims. A neighbor said they feared the fire would spread to their home, but firefighters contained it.
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