Last Updated
09/22/2016 7:00 AM
Date Started
09/11/2016 11:33 AM
Date Contained
09/22/2016 7:00 AM
Location Information
off of Willard Creek Road, west of Susanville
Latitude / Longitude
Admin Unit
CAL FIRE Lassen-Modoc Unit

Resources Assigned

  • 78
  • 2
  • 2
  • 2
    Water Tenders
  • 3

Numerous firefighting air tankers from throughout the State are flying fire suppression missions as conditions allow.

Status Update

Situation Summary

The Willard Fire is now 100% contained. Crews will continue to monitor the fire over the next few weeks. CAL FIRE wishes to thank the local, state and federal agencies that assisted with fire suppression, traffic control, and evacuations and to also thank the community for their support during this incident.

For information on how to prepare for wildfires, go to:

Damages and Destruction

Confirmed Damage to Property, Injuries, and Fatalities.

  • 7
    Structures Destroyed
    Residential, Commercial and Other
  • 1
    Confirmed Fire Personnel and Civilian Injuries

Contact Information

Fire Information
(530) 310-2226

Agency Information

CAL FIRE Lassen-Modoc Unit



Susanville City

Susanville Police

Sierra Army Depot

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Milford Fire

Janesville Fire

Lake Forest Fire

Hamilton Branch Fire

California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation

California Highway Patrol

Red Cross

Lassen County OES

Lassen County Sheriff’s Office

Susan River FD

Susanville City Fire

Bureau of Land Management

CA Office of Emergency Service

California Conservation Corp

and WM Beaty