Incident UpdateAirola Fire

Date: 08/28/2021 Time: 7:00 PM

Information Line: (209) 754-5527

Incident Facts

Name
Airola Fire
Start Date/Time
2021-08-25
Incident Status
Active
Location
Parrotts Ferry Rd and Airola Rd, west of Columbia
Type
Wildfire
Cause
Unknown
Counties
Calaveras
Admin Unit
CAL FIRE Tuolumne-Calaveras Unit
Size
700
Containment
60
Expected Full Containment
Structures Threatened
Structures Destroyed
Structures Damaged
Civilian Injuries
Firefighter Injuries
Civilian Fatalities
Firefighter Fatalities

Current Situation

Situation Summary

Current Situation:

Firefighters continued to construct and reinforce control lines. Mop-up efforts will continue through the evening. Fire suppression repair continues around the fire perimeter in affected areas.

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Assigned Resources

Engines
10
Water Tenders
3
Helicopters
Air Tankers
Dozers
4
Hand Crews
5
Other
Total Personnel
345
Cooperating Agencies
Cooperating Agencies: California Highway Patrol, Calaveras County Sheriff’s, Calaveras County OES, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, California Conservation Corps