Sawtooth Complex Incident

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61,700 Acres

 

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100%

Contained

 

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Finalized

Active for 10 days  

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1 County

San Bernardino  

Last Updated07/19/06 6:30 PM
Date Started07/09/06 8:30 AM
Date Contained07/19/06 6:30PM
Location InformationEast of Yucca Valley
Administrative UnitCDF San Bernardino Unit
CauseLightning
ReportsClick here for prior status reports

Status Updates

The Sawooth Zone is part of the Sawtooth-Millard-Heart Complex. This information is only about the Sawtooth zone of the fire. Millard Fire Information

All evacuation orders have been lifted.

Significant demobilization of resources occurring.

Damages and Losses

Confirmed Damage to Property, Injuries, and Fatalities

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12 Structures Damaged

Residential, Commercial and Other

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474 Structures Destroyed

Residential, Commercial and Other

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17 Injuries

Confirmed Fire Personnel and Civilian Injuries

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1 Fatality

Confirmed Fire Personnel and Civilian Fatalities

Agency Information

CDF San Bernardino Unit, CDF, San Bernardino County Fire, U.S. Forest Service, CHP, LA County Fire, CA Dept. of Corrections and Rehabilitation, Red Cross & Office of Emergency Services

Resources Assigned

CAL FIRE owns and operates over 3,000 fire and emergency response and resource protection vehicles. In support of its ground forces, the CAL FIRE emergency response air program includes 23 Grumman S-2T 1,200 gallon airtankers, 12 UH-1H Super Huey helicopters, 9 CALFIRE Hawks, and 16 OV-10A airtactical. From 13 air attack and 10 helitack bases located statewide, aircraft can reach most fires within 20 minutes.

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10 Helicopters

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23 Engines

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2 Dozers

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5 Water Tenders

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861 Personnel

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24 Crews