Walker Fire Incident

drawing of trees on fire

124 Acres

 

Pie chart showing the percentage contained
100%

Contained

 

drawing of a fire

Finalized

Active for 97 days  

drawing of california with a bear and a star

1 County

Mendocino  

Last Updated09/10/22 7:16 PM
Date Started09/01/22 3:59 PM
Location InformationHighway 101 and Walker Road, South of the community of Willits
Lat/Long[39.3669, -123.3159]
Administrative UnitCAL FIRE Mendocino
Command TeamNo team assigned
CauseUnder Investigation
ReportsClick here for prior status reports

Status Updates

Situation Summary

Fire resources will continue to patrol the fire area over the next few days.

Situational Awareness:

The Pine Mountain Evacuation Warning is downgraded to Situational Awareness. Situational Awareness for the Willits area.

Road Closures:

All lanes of U.S. 101 are open in both directions. The road closure at Ridgewood Road at East Side Road (Willits) has been LIFTED.

Evacuations

Evacuation Warning

The Pine Mountain Evacuation Warning is downgraded to Situational Awareness. Situational Awareness for the Willits area.

Damages and Losses

Confirmed Damage to Property, Injuries, and Fatalities

drawing of a damaged building

0 Structures Damaged

Residential, Commercial and Other

drawing of a building on fire

0 Structures Destroyed

Residential, Commercial and Other

drawing of an injured person

5 Injuries

Confirmed Fire Personnel and Civilian Injuries

Contact Information

Public Information Line:
(707) 972-3809
Media Line:
(707) 367-7416

Agency Information

City of Willits, Fort Bragg Fire Department, Redwood Coast Fire Department

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.

drawing of a helicopter dropping fire suppressant

0 Helicopters

drawing of a fire engine

2 Engines

drawing of a bulldozer

0 Dozers

drawing of a water truck

0 Water Tenders

drawing of a firefighter

28 Personnel

drawing of two firefighters

0 Crews