Electra Fire Incident
Active for 1 day
|Last Updated||09/25/19 5:41 PM|
|Date Started||09/25/19 1:13 PM|
|Date Contained||09/25/19 5:00PM|
|Location Information||Electra Road and Highway 49, east of Jackson|
|Administrative Unit||CAL FIRE Amador-El Dorado Unit|
|Reports||Click here for prior status reports|
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
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.