Rices Fire Incident

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904 Acres


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Active for 13 days  

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1 County


Last Updated07/13/22 2:22 PM
Date Started06/28/22 2:00 PM
Date Contained07/11/22 2:22PM
Location InformationRices Crossing Road and Cranston Road, south of Dobbins in Nevada County
Lat/Long[39.319145, -121.192271]
Administrative UnitCAL FIRE Nevada-Yuba-Placer Unit
CauseUnder Investigation
ReportsClick here for prior status reports

Damages and Losses

Confirmed Damage to Property, Injuries, and Fatalities

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1 Structure Destroyed

Residential, Commercial and Other

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, 9 CALFIRE Hawks, 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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65 Engines

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14 Dozers

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12 Water Tenders

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373 Personnel

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8 Crews