Incident Update Rices Fire

Date:
06/29/2022
Time:
6:50 PM

CAL FIRE Nevada-Yuba-Placer Unit: www.facebook.com/calfireneu

Incident Facts

Name
Rices Fire
Start Date/Time
2022-06-29
Incident Status
Active
Location
Rices Crossing Rd and Cranston Rd, south of Dobbins
Type
Wildfire
Cause
Under Investigation
Counties
Nevada
Administration Unit
CAL FIRE Nevada-Yuba-Placer Unit
Unified Command Agency(s)
Size
904
Containment
10%
Structures Threatened
520
Structures Destroyed
1
Structures Damaged
Civilian Injuries
Firefighter Injuries
Civilian Fatalities
Firefighter Fatalities

Evacuation Zones

Evacuation Information:

Evacuations Orders:

  • Bridgeport, Rice's Crossing
  • Buttermilk area
  • French Corral
  • Birchville; Sweetland

Evacuation Warnings:

  • CA State Park @ HWY 19 (Eastern)
  • Millhouse; Monezuma; Purdon (Central)
  • Greater Tyler Foote; Purdon Rd. (Northern)
  • New School, Robinson area
  • Sebastopol, North San Juan

Evacuation Advisory:

  • Steep canyon terrain leading to Base of Bullards
  • Lake Francis with several residences surrounding lake.

Assigned Resources

Engines
65
Water Tenders
12
Dozers
14
Hand Crews
8
Total Personnel
373