Clayton Fire

Lake County Last Update: Tuesday, August 30, 2016 8:55 a.m. PDT

100%
Contained
3,929
Acres burned
Aug 13
Started (2016)
Clayton Fire
Location of
off Hwy 29 and Clayton Creek south of Lower Lake
Structures Destroyed
300 destroyed, 28 damaged
Injuries
n/a

Recent KPCC Coverage

Updates Tracker

August 19, 2016 8:14 a.m. PDT

What Happens When You Lose Everything? A Victim Of The Clayton Fire Shares Her Story

August 19, 2016 8:12 a.m. PDT

Wildfire Updates: Blue Cut Fire, Clayton Fire, Soberanes Fire

August 17, 2016 8:00 a.m. PDT

Containment Grows For 4,000-Acre Clayton Fire

August 17, 2016 8:00 a.m. PDT

Sacramento-Based American Red Cross Helping Lake County And Louisiana Victims

August 17, 2016 8:00 a.m. PDT

Arson Suspect Under Arrest In Connection With Clayton Fire

More Details

Additional Details
Information from CalFire
Administrative Unit
CALFIRE Sonoma-Lake-Napa Unit
Cause
Authorities accuse a 40-year-old Clear Lake man of setting the Clayton Fire, and is being held on suspicion of a total of 17 counts of arson in Lake County, Calif., over the past year.
Damage Assessment
$1.5 million

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