Incident Update Mill Fire

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Date:
09/12/2022
Time:
6:56 PM

Information Line:: (925) 872-8556

Media Line:: (925) 519-6317

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Incident Facts

Name
Mill Fire
Start Date/Time
2022-09-12
Incident Status
Active
Location
Woodridge Court and Woodridge Way, City of Weed
Type
Wildfire
Cause
Under Investigation
Counties
Siskiyou
Administration Unit
CAL FIRE Siskiyou Unit
Unified Command Agency(s)
Size
3,935
Containment
95%
Structures Threatened
0
Structures Destroyed
118
Structures Damaged
26
Civilian Injuries
3
Firefighter Injuries
Civilian Fatalities
2
Firefighter Fatalities

Current Situation

Situation Summary

Fire personnel will continue to be engaged in mop up and tactical patrol until the fire has reached full containment. When driving around the fire, use caution.  This will be the last incident update on the Mill Fire from Incident Management Team 5, the fire will transition back to the CAL FIRE Siskiyou Unit tomorrow, September 13, 2022, at 7 A.M.

For information on returning home after a wildfire, visit www.readyforwildfire.org

Road Closures

None

Evacuation Zones

Evacuation Information:

Siskiyou County Sheriff Office

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https://www.co.siskiyou.ca.us/sheriff

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Evacuation Shelter Information:

For shelter assistance all (530) 340-5339

Animal Evacuation Shelter Information:

Large animals:
Siskiyou County Fairgrounds
1712 Fairlane Rd, Yreka, CA 96097

Dogs:
Rescue Ranch Adoption Center
2216 E Oberlin Rd, Yreka, CA 96097

Cats:
Siskiyou County Fairgrounds Armory
1712 Fairlane Rd, Yreka, CA 96097

Assigned Resources

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

Engines
113
Water Tenders
0
Helicopters
0
Dozers
0
Hand Crews
0
Total Personnel
92

Cooperating Agencies

Name Phone Address URL
Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office, CalOES, US Forest Service, US Department of Agriculture, Pacific Power and Light, Lake Shastina Community Service District, Bureau of Land Management, City of Weed, Siskiyou County OES, AT&T, CALTRANS, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, CHP, Red Cross, Blue Star Gas, Northern California Fire Cooperative Association, University of California Cooperative Extension, and California Conservation Corps