Update 1 – August 9, 2018 – 2130 hours PDT
- Started 7/23/2018 @ 1315 hours
- Unified Command with CAL FIRE – Shasta – Trinity Unit, Redding City Fire and Whiskeytown National Park.
- It is located at Hwy 299 and Carr Powerhouse Rd, Whiskeytown, CA.
- 352 engines
- 125 water tenders
- 16 helicopters
- 76 hand crews
- 118 bulldozers
- 4,710 personnel
- CA National Guard
- CAL TRANS
- Shasta County Sheriff
- Redding Police Department
- Shasta County Fire Department
- Shasta County Public Works
- CAL OES
- Bureau of Land Management
- Maine Fores Rangers
- State Parks
- Red Cross
- Silicon Valley Power
- Redding Electric
- Santa Rosa FD
- California National Guard,
- Trinity OES
- Trinity County Sheriff’s Office
- Sierra Pacific Industries
- Secretary Sonny Perdue
- Shasta County Probation Dept
- City of Redding/Carr Fire Recovery website: https://stories.opengov.com/reddingca/published/bDZJVvdJK
- Samaritans Purse
- State of California
- United Way Nor Cal
- Salvation Army Del Oro with Bethel Church in Redding (Partnership)
- Dignity Medial Group – putting their patients first with the aid of their staff, firefighters and 1st Responders
- Team Rubicon
- 178,752 acres
- 49% contained
- Cause was due to a mechanical failure of a vehicle
- 1,077 homes
- 22 commercial structures
- 500 outbuildings
- 191 homes
- 26 commercial structures
- 65 outbuildings damaged
- 528 structures are currently being threatened.
Reported 12 lives – we are working to gather the names from verified sources. Note: we will only publish names and info if it already has been published by verified Fire or Law Enforcement Agencies out of respect for their families.
7/26/2018: Redding FD Fire Inspector, JEREMY STOKE, 37
8/05/2018: PG & E Lineman, JAY AYETA, 21
8/09/2018: CAL FIRE Heavy Equipment Mechanic, ANDREW BRAKE, 40.
- Whiskey Park
- Rainbow Lake
TRINITY – SHASTA COUNTY LINE
- Buckhorn Summit Rd W. to Sandhouse Rd.
- All roads w/in this area North of Hwy 299.
- Deadwood Road East of Trinity Dam Blvd
- Lewiston Turn Pike East of Trinity Dam Blvd
- Trinity Dam at Trinity Dam Blvd
- Shelters: Shasta College – 11555 Old Oregon Trail, Redding, CA and Trinity HS, 321 Victory Lane, Weaverville, CA.
- Repopulation Map: https://tinyurl.com/carrfirerepopulationmap
ASSISTANCE RECOVERY CENTER
- Disaster Recovery Center, Old Kmart Building, 2685 Hilltop Dr., Redding, CA 96003
- Shasta County Environmental Health Division: https://tinyurl.com/shastaehd.
CREDIT | CAL OES
CREDIT | DIGNITY MEDICAL GROUPS
CREDIT | SANTA ROSA FD
CREDIT | CAL FIRE
CREDIT | MAINE FOREST RANGERS
CREDIT | GLOBAL SUPER TANKER
CREDIT | SILICON VALLEY POWER
CREDIT | LA CITY CHIEFS
@Lacitychiefs proud of #LAFD Strike Team 1002A enroute to #CarrFire to provide crew support for the thousands of firefighters on the line. #LAFD has dozens of firefighters & specialists assigned to major wildfires in Nor. Cal. @UFLAC @LimaDvp10IAFF
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