Copperopolis fire

Union Democrat staff

Cal Fire freighters are working to extinguish a 4 acre blaze near Copperopolis.

The fire, on the 3000 block of Paint Road, was reported at 10:46 a.m.

As of 12:30 p.m., there was no containment.

The cause remains under investigation.

A total of 64 personnel were assigned to the fire. Equipment included eight bulldozers, one water tender, one air attack plane, one tanker, two helicopters.

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