Large fire on Kimball Island leads to evacuations

KIMBALL ISLAND, Calif. (AP) — An out-of-control fire is burning on Kimball Island just north of Antioch near the Contra Costa, Solano and Sacramento County borders.

The fire was first reported around 3:30 p.m., but Solano County firefighters have had difficulty getting to it.

KGO-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1j6ovXh ) that the U.S. Coast Guard says they have evacuated four people, seven people evacuated voluntarily, and three people remain on the island.

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Information from: KGO-TV.