Klamathon Fire General Information
Last Modified on July 23, 2018

Klamathon Fire

Klamathon Fire Incident Information:
Last Updated: July 23, 2018 7:02 am FINAL
Date/Time Started: July 05, 2018 12:31 pm
Administrative Unit: CAL FIRE Siskiyou Unit
County: Siskiyou County
Location: off Klamathon Road and Copco Road, south of Hornbrook
Acres Burned - Containment: 38,008 acres - 100% contained
Structures Destroyed: 82 destroyed, 12 damaged
Road Closures: I-5 is open
Injuries: 3 injuries and 1 civilian fatality
Cause: Under Investigation
Cooperating Agencies: Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Department, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, Siskiyou County Office of Emergency Services, Bureau of Land Management, California Conservation Corps.
Total Fire Personnel: 350
Total Fire Engines: 12
Total Fire Crews: 6
Total Helicopters: 2
Total Dozers: 4
Total Water Tenders: 4
Long/Lat: -122.534655/41.893332
Conditions: A local assistance center will be open Monday and Tuesday next week in hornbrook, a location still to be determined. The fire is holding within the current perimeter with no additional fire spread anticipated. Fire suppression repair will continue throughout the fire area including erosion control near dozer lines. Fire equipment will be in and out of the area patrolling for smokes within the fire perimeter.

Email Updates (Sign-Up): www.tinyurl.com/Klamathon
Phone Numbers (530) 842-2266 (Public Information Line )  
Phone Numbers (530) 643-7893 (Media Information Line )  

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