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MILEPOST 21 FIRE

UPDATE 1

INCIDENT SUMMARY | Just before 1400 hours (1349) PDT, a wildfire broke out on the Hoopa Valley Indian Reservation on Sunday afternoon, July 20, 2020.

LOCATION |  The fire is located off of Highway 96 and Deerhorn Road and just southeast of Weitchpec in Humboldt County, California.

Photo Credit | HCSO

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CAUSE | Unknown, under investigation.

SIZE / CURRENT STATUS |  Unconfirmed 200 acres with a 0% containment. (1950)

RESOURCES | Hoopa Valley Indian Reserviation (Lead Agency), CAL FIRE (assisting).

CAIMT Type 2 (1903) deployed.

Air Support |   Ukiah T90, 91 enroute, Type1 rotor 5HT off Chico. (1315)

(c) 2020 NW Fire Blog – Updated 7/20/2020 – 2350 PDT