Electra Fire Incident

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10 Acres


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Active for 1 day  

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1 County


Last Updated09/25/19 5:41 PM
Date Started09/25/19 1:13 PM
Date Contained09/25/19 5:00PM
Location InformationElectra Road and Highway 49, east of Jackson
Lat/Long[38.332083, -120.67131]
Administrative UnitCAL FIRE Amador-El Dorado Unit
CauseUnder Investigation
ReportsClick here for prior status reports

Status Updates

Great response by fire crews. Forward progress has stopped and structure threat mitigated. Fire crews will continue to patrol throughout the night for hot spots. Final acreage decreased due to more accurate mapping.

All evacuation warnings/orders have been lifted.

Damages and Losses

Confirmed Damage to Property, Injuries, and Fatalities

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1 Injury

Confirmed Fire Personnel and Civilian Injuries

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, 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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45 Personnel

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2 Crews