California Wildfire: #EasternFire | 1

BITTERWATER, Calif. – A fire burning off of Coalinga Road, just east of Bitterwater in San Benito County has consumed 513 acres of land.


It is burning in the CAL FIRE – San Benito – Monterey service area.


There are 238 personnel assigned to this incident.  One of the units from San Rafael Fire returned back into their area on Sunday, June 10, 2018.

On June 5, 2018, the Incident Commander (IC) ordered 5 air tankers and 4 helicopters for the following day’s fire operations.

Photo Credit | San Rafael Fire

Containment Status

A 90% containment status has been reached on this fire.

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