Mountain Fire Incident
Active for 4 days
|Last Updated||10/02/19 4:06 PM|
|Date Started||08/22/19 11:02 AM|
|Date Contained||08/26/19 5:00PM|
|Location Information||Bear Mountain Road and Dry Creek Road, north of Bella Vista|
|Administrative Unit||CAL FIRE Shasta-Trinity Unit|
|Reports||Click here for prior status reports|
Firefighters continue to mop up and patrol. Fire suppression repair is ongoing. Residents traveling in the vicinity are asked to drive with caution as fire apparatus and personnel continue to work in the area.
Damages and Losses
Confirmed Damage to Property, Injuries, and Fatalities
Evacuation Center: Crosspointe Community Church, 2960 Hartnell Road, Redding CA 96001
Shasta County Sheriff's Office
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, and 16 OV-10A airtactical. From 13 air attack and 10 helitack bases located statewide, aircraft can reach most fires within 20 minutes.