Manila dunes fire burns 3 acres

MANILA (KIEM)- A vegetation fire in the Manila Dunes area burns three acres . Heavy smoke could be seen from the Samoa Bridge just before 6 Thursday night.

Six engines and one water tender were requested for the blaze. Multiple agencies, including Cal Fire, Humboldt Bay, Arcata the and Samoa Peninsula Fire District responded to the scene. Several structures were threatened, but no damage or injuries were reported.

Fire crews remained on scene for several hours and the cause is under investigation.