Incident Update Anzar Fire

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Date:
07/23/2022
Time:
8:15 PM

Incident Facts

Name
Anzar Fire
Start Date/Time
2022-07-23
Incident Status
Active
Location
Anzar Rd and Forest Rd, West of Aromas
Type
Wildfire
Cause
Under Investigation
Counties
San Benito
Administration Unit
CAL FIRE San Benito-Monterey Unit
Unified Command Agency(s)
Size
104
Containment
65%
Structures Threatened
4
Structures Destroyed
2
Structures Damaged
Civilian Injuries
Firefighter Injuries
1
Civilian Fatalities
Firefighter Fatalities

Current Situation

Situation Summary

There was minimal fire activity on the Anzar Fire throughout the day. With cooperation from PG&E and Graniterock , crews continue to remove hazard trees to allow for repopulation. Firefighters continue to strengthen control lines and mop-up hot spots.

Road Closures:

Forest Road, and Anzar Road between Cole Road and Cannon Road. 

Evacuation Zones

Evacuation Information:

Evacuation Orders:

Forest Road is under an Evacuation Order. All other Evacuation Orders have been reduced to Evacuation Warnings.

Evacuation Centers:

Call 211 for fire-related evacuation needs. 

Animal Evacuation Centers:

Call 211 for fire-related animal evacuation needs. 

Assigned Resources

Numerous firefighting air tankers from throughout the State are flying fire suppression missions as conditions allow.

Engines
20
Hand Crews
5
Total Personnel
150