Small Fire Extinguished at Markham Nature Park in Concord

January 23, 2014 22:12 pm · 7 comments

A small brush fire was extinguished at Markham Nature Park on La Vista Ave. in Concord on Thursday just after 10pm.

The fire caused minor damage, and no injuries were reported.

The blaze is currently under investigation, and is considered suspicious.

Concord Police and ConFire are currently on scene.

1 JV January 23, 2014 at 10:15 PM

There was a small bang that happened near the park around that time. Sounded like a firework.

2 Urban Wildlife January 23, 2014 at 11:28 PM

Whew. Glad to hear no squirrels were hurt or made homeless.

3 Anonymous January 24, 2014 at 7:43 AM

There are red flag warnings today. Also it’s warmer in Fairbanks AK then Concord.

Expect a press release from DeSaulnier.

4 Silva January 24, 2014 at 10:14 AM

@Anonymous; That’s CRAZY !!!

5 RunnerDope January 24, 2014 at 12:13 PM

>> Also it’s warmer in Fairbanks AK then Concord.

Weather Channel says Fairbanks high today = 39, Concord = 71.

6 ACC January 25, 2014 at 9:16 AM

Couldn’t be the punks hanging out there every evening drinking and carrying on. We walk thru Markham about 3 evenings a week and see this group there partying. Last night the brats were doing donuts in the parking lot.

7 @#3 January 25, 2014 at 1:18 PM

It’s 30 in Fairbanks right now. It’s 72 in Concord. Better buckle down on your online meteorology courses.

@ACC – I’m sure you’re right. We used to live near there and it’s pretty much an open air drug bazaar full of low-lifes now. The City didn’t seem to care too much when reported. I feel sorry for the great people that take care of the gardens there, but I’m so glad we moved out of Concord.

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