Incident UpdateOak Fire

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Date: 08/11/2022 Time: 7:40 AM

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Incident Facts

Name
Oak Fire
Start Date/Time
2022-07-22
Incident Status
Active
Location
Hwy 140 and Carstens Road, near Midpines
Type
Wildfire
Cause
Under Investigation
Counties
Alameda, Mariposa
Admin Unit
Unified Command: CAL FIRE Madera-Mariposa-Merced Unit and Sierra National Forest
Size
19244
Containment
98
Expected Full Containment
Structures Threatened
0
Structures Destroyed
193
Structures Damaged
10
Civilian Injuries
Firefighter Injuries
3
Civilian Fatalities
Firefighter Fatalities

Current Situation

Situation Summary

Minimal fire activity was observed today. Firefighters continued to mop up heavy, down fuels and hot spots. Hazard trees are being fell while suppression repair is ongoing.

Mariposa County Recovers Website:

For recovery assistance on for birth, death, or marriage certificates, insurance questions and disputes, replacement drivers' licenses or ID cards, vehicle registrations or titles, tax relief information, Veterans resources, home inspection experts, building and planning information, debris clean-up, and more.

For more information visit: www.mariposacounty.org/2652/Local-Assistance-Center

Forest Service Information:

Fire restrictions and closures near the fire area are in place on the Sierra National Forest. This closure will support public safety by keeping public members out of
hazardous burn areas and will allow firefighting resources to combat the Fire without public interference. For additional information, visit:
https://www.fs.usda.gov/alerts/sierra/alerts-notices.

For an updated Smoke Outlook, please visit: https://outlooks.airfire.org/outlook/3f18d7bc

Please sign up for emergency alert notifications. Mariposa County – MSOAlert.com

Map of the area
https://arcg.is/jKqD5

Assigned Resources

Engines
12
Water Tenders
30
Helicopters
2
Air Tankers
Dozers
17
Hand Crews
9
Other
Total Personnel
514
Cooperating Agencies
Cooperating Agencies: Mariposa County, PG&E, California Highway Patrol, Southern Sierra Miwuk Nation, Picayune Rancheria of Chuckchansi Indians, North Fork Mono Indians, California Department of Transportation, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, Yosemite National Park, North Fork Rancheria, California Conservation Corps, Mariposa Public Utilities District, Civil Air Patrol