Incident UpdateCaldor Fire

Date: 08/16/2021 Time: 9:31 PM

Incident Facts

Name
Caldor Fire
Start Date/Time
2021-08-14
Incident Status
Active
Location
Little Mountain
Type
Wildfire
Cause
Unknown
Counties
El Dorado
Admin Unit
Unified Command: CAL FIRE Amador-El Dorado Unit and El Dorado National Forest
Unified Command Agency(s)
Name Phone Address URL
El Dorado National Forest 530-303-2455 100 Forni RD Placerville California 95667 Placerville, CA 95667 https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/7801/
Size
2261
Containment
Expected Full Containment
Structures Threatened
Structures Destroyed
Structures Damaged
Civilian Injuries
Firefighter Injuries
Civilian Fatalities
Firefighter Fatalities

Current Situation

Situation Summary

***THE EL DORADO COUNTY SHERIFF HAS ISSUED UPDATES TO EVACUATION WARNINGS NEAR THE CALDOR FIRE***

WHAT: Update to the Evacuation Orders and Warnings

WHEN: Effective Immediately

WHERE: Below are the updates to the evacuation orders

EVACUATION WARNINGS ARE IN EFFECT for the following area:

  • In the Community of Grizzly Flat
  • East of the intersection of Grizzly Flat Rd and String Canyon Road
  • The area east of Sciaroni Road and Capps Crossing
  • North to String Canyon Road

 

SHELTER INFORMATION:

An evacuation center is open at:

  • The Fireman’s Hall
    3734 China Garden Road
    Diamond Springs, CA 95619
  • For small animal shelter needs, contact the El Dorado County Animal Services at
    (530) 621 – 5795

Assigned Resources

Engines
Water Tenders
Helicopters
Air Tankers
Dozers
Hand Crews
Other
Total Personnel
Cooperating Agencies
Name Phone Address URL
El Dorado National Forest 530-303-2455 100 Fomi Road Placerville California 95667 https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/7801/