Firefighters battling 1,000-acre wildfire west of Coalinga


FRESNO, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — Firefighters are responding to a wildfire in Fresno County that has burned 1,000 acres on Monday, according to Cal Fire.

The Mineral Fire is located off of Highway 198 and S Coalinga Mineral Springs Road, west of Coalinga. Firefighters are working on containing the wildfire. 

Evacuations are in progress.

The fire is 5% contained.

Fire officials say the cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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