Smoke increasing from a cannabis greenhouse on fire. [Photo courtesy of North Coast News]

On Friday evening just just after 7:30, Cal Fire received a report of a industrial structure fire in the 5400 block of Dows Prairie Road north of McKinleyville.

According to Cal Fire spokesperson, Cal Fire Battalion Chief Paul Savona, “The 1st units at scene identified a 5000 square foot cannabis facility with heavy smoke displaying. Crews had been in a position to include the fire and the bring about is below investigation.”

At this point, Savona, who wasn’t on scene, stated he does not have details on how a lot of the creating was broken.

Cal Fire, Westhaven Fire, Fieldbrook Fire, and Arcata Fire all assisted in placing out the fire.