MARIN COUNTY, Calif. (KRON) — A structure fire was reported in the area of George Lane in Scott Valley on Wednesday evening, the Mill Valley Police Department said on Twitter. The now-contained fire prompted authorities to issue a shelter-in-place, which has now been lifted as of 8:35 p.m.
Initially, police ordered evacuations for residents at around 7:20 p.m. Those orders were for those living on Underhill Road, Lula Way, Albert Lane, Compton Circle, Benson Circle, Coach Road, and Salt Creek Lane.
However, those orders were downgraded to a shelter-in-place 19 minutes later, according to Mill Valley police’s tweet.
The fire was contained to one residence on George Lane and its surrounding vegetation.
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