Published Tuesday, August 2, 2022, 1940 hours PT
INCIDENT SUMMARY — The 66 FIRE is burning in the 87000 block of Avenue 66 in Thermal California.
EVACUATION ORDERS — Evacuation orders are in effect for those in the area south of Avenue 66; east of Martinez Road, north of Avenue 68, and west of Filmore are out of safety for nearby residents.
EVACUATION SHELTER — The American Red Cross shelter is located at Desert Mirage High School, located at 86150 Avenue 66, Thermal, CA 92274.
INCIDENT COOPERATORS — CAL FIRE, American Red Cross.
SIZE UP — The fire is approximately 25 acres of heavy brush and mulch piles have been consumed. No word on the containment status.
DAMAGE ASSESSMENTS — There has been no damage or destruction to structures have been reported.
INJURIES — None reported.
CAUSE — Unknown.
HASHTAGS — #66Fire #CAwildfires
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