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Klamathon Fire: Latest Numbers & Info

Map of Klamathon Fire Saturday July 7, 2018

Look here for the latest containment information on the Klamathon Fire. Current official fire-related updates from public safety officials can be found here. (Updated regularly)

Posted: Jul. 6, 2018 12:11 PM
Updated: Jul. 18, 2018 10:25 AM

Klamathon Fire Incident Information:
Last Updated: July 18, 2018 10:15 am

Date/Time Started: July 05, 2018 12:31 pm
Administrative Unit: CAL FIRE Siskiyou Unit
County: Siskiyou County
Location: off Klamathon Road and Copco Road, south of Hornbrook

Acres Burned - Containment: 38,008 acres - 97% contained
Structures Destroyed: 82 destroyed, 12 damaged

Road Closures: I-5 is open
Injuries: 3 injuries and 1 civilian fatality
Cause: Under Investigation

Cooperating Agencies:
Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Department, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, Siskiyou County Office of Emergency Services, Bureau of Land Management, California Conservation Corps.

Total Fire Personnel: 350
Total Fire Engines: 12
Total Fire Crews: 6
Total Helicopters: 2
Total Dozers: 4
Total Water Tenders: 4
Long/Lat: -122.534655/41.893332

Conditions: A local assistance center will be open Monday and Tuesday next week in hornbrook, a location still to be determined. The fire is holding within the current perimeter with no additional fire spread anticipated. Fire suppression repair will continue throughout the fire area including erosion control near dozer lines. Fire equipment will be in and out of the area patrolling for smokes within the fire perimeter.

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