Skeggs Fire Incident

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50 Acres

 

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100%

Contained

 

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Finalized

Active for 119 days  

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1 County

San Mateo  

Last Updated01/09/18 1:20 PM
Date Started09/11/17 7:41 PM
Date Contained01/09/18 1:20PM
Location InformationSkyline Rd and Skeggs Point, 3 miles west of Woodside
Lat/Long[37.41591, -122.3001]
Administrative UnitCAL FIRE San Mateo-Santa Cruz Unit
CauseLightning
ReportsClick here for prior status reports

Status Updates

Firefighters will remain in the area for several more days to check for any hot spots. Use caution while driving or biking on Kings Mountain Road as large fire suppression equipment is still in the area.

Contact Information

Media Line
(916) 203-4134

Agency Information

CAL FIRE San Mateo-Santa Cruz Unit , Woodside Fire Protection District, Kings Mountain Volunteer Fire Company, San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office, Mid-Peninsula Open Space District, CAL Water, and San Mateo County Parks.

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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5 Engines

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85 Personnel

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4 Crews