Firefighters battling wildfire near Springville in Tulare County

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Photo: Southern California Edison

TULARE COUNTY, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) – Firefighters are now working to contain a wildfire that broke out in Tulare County on Monday afternoon.

Cal Fire officials say the Park Fire started just after 4 p.m. near Balch Park Road and Bear Creek Drive, northeast of Springville.

As of 7:40 p.m., the fire has reached 250 acres and is 5% contained.

Crews from Cal Fire and the U.S. Forest Service are currently working to extinguish the fire.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

No other details about the fire have been provided by authorities at this time.

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