REDDING, Calif. – Four fires are burning in Shasta County called the #CreekFire.
Here is the timeline based upon all sources of information given regarding this fire incident.
June 24, 2018 – Sunday
1819 | Location is Clear Creek Road x Highway 273 in Happy Valley/Igo. 1,000 acres. 20% contained.
1804 | NEW! Evacuations for the east side of Placer Road; Cloverdale Road to Placer; Placer to Clear Creek Road.
1802 | Type I and III Strike Teams from Sacramento region requested for immediate need to assist.
1724 | Anderson Fire’s E246 and C46 are on-scene. Chief 46 is China Structure Group.
1359 | CAL FIRE Firefighters are on-scene of multiple fires totaling 100 acres, off of Clear Creek Road and American Road, west of Redding. Shasta County.
1351 | Creek Fire is 100 acres. 0% containment. 4 separate fires burning at a critical ROS, long-range spotting. Structures, power lines under threat.
1335 | Shasta-Trinity NF sends 1 strike team and 5 fire engines to assist CAL FIRE.
1320 | CAL FIRE fire crews respond to a NEW rash of multiple fires along Clear Creek Road x Highway 273. The largest fire is 100 acres in size. Road closures are in effect.
#CREEKFIRE HISTORICAL FIRE TIMELINE
Another fire started just days before the current four wildfires burning in a separate area. Here is the timeline for that wildfire under this same hashtag. NOTE: These are two separate fires in two different Counties.
June 21, 2018
2104 | 2.8 acres. 60% contained. Extremely steep terrain and heavy brush. Fire appeared larger than it was. Crews were due to mop up for the next 2 hours.
1859 | Correct address is 10000 block of Crystal Springs. Fire is still approx 20 acres. Making good progress.
1835 | Brush fire at 4900 block of Huasna Townsite. Approx 20 acres in the grass.
1831 | in SLO, NE of Santa Maria near Coyote Springs Road. 10-15 acres with a potential of 30. 1 air tanker and air attack on the fire, refueling out of Santa Maria.
(c) 2018 NW Fire Blog – Updated 1830 hours PDT