Wall Fire Incident Information Update July 8, 10:45pm
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Oro Bangor Highway from Miners Ranch Road, south and west to Dunstone Road. Miners Ranch Road to Oro Bangor Highway west to Oakvale Avenue, including the Oaks and Skyline Blvd.
Evacuations: Evacuation orders:
All areas north and south from the intersection of Highway 162 and Forbestown Road to Black Bart Road.
All areas east of Miners Ranch Road and Highway 162 (Olive Highway) and Oro Bangor Highway to Swedes Flat Road. All areas west of Robinson Mill from Forbestown Road to La Porte Road.
Acres Burned: 2,700 acres - 20% contained
Structures Destroyed: 10 structures destroyed, 5 damaged
Structures Threatened: 500
Evacuation Center: Church of the Nazarene
2238 Monte Vista Avenue, Oroville, CA
Cause: Under Investigation
Cooperating Agencies: CHP, Butte County Sheriff, CDCR, California State Parks, Cal OES, CCC, Cal OES – Law, North Valley Animal Disaster Group, Butte County EOC, American Red Cross, Butte County Animal Control, and PG&E
Total Fire Personnel: 1,086
Fire Crews: 32
Air Tankers: Yes
Water Tenders: 16
Conditions: The fire continues to burn actively. The fire is burning primarily to the northwest and southwest. Hot dry weather is expected to continue in the fire area. Firefighters are working to establish and maintain control lines and reduce the threat of property damage. Evacuation orders and warnings are in effect.
Last Updated: 2017-07-08 22:45:00
Date Started: 2017-07-07 14:52:00
Administrative Unit: CAL FIRE Butte County Fire
County: Butte County
Location: Chinese Wall Rd, 5 miles north of Bangor
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