Garza Fire

Kings County Last Update: Sunday, July 16, 2017 6:30 a.m. PDT

72%
Contained
48,403
Acres burned
Jul 9
Started (2017)
48
Ozone (O3)
Garza Fire
Location of
Tar Canyon Road, Near Avenal
Structures Threatened
n/a
Structures Destroyed
1 minor
Evacuations
None
Injuries
n/a

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Resources Deployed

Fire Personnel
1,258
Fire Engines
90
Fire Crews
27
Air Tankers
n/a
Helicopters
11
Dozers
23
Water Tenders
16

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Additional Details
Information from CalFire
Administrative Unit
CAL FIRE Fresno-Kings Unit
Cause
Under Investigatio
Damage Assessment
n/a
Road Closures
n/a
Current Situation
n/a
School Closures
n/a
Cooperating Agencies
Fresno County Sheriff’s Office, Kings County Sheriff Department, Monterey County Sherriff’s Department, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, Kings County Fire Department, Pacific Gas and Electric, Bureau of Land Management, California Conservation Corps and Cal OES.
Conditions
Firefighters continue to construct and improve containment lines around the fire’s perimeter. Firefighters successfully completed firing operations to control the fire’s progression to the Northwest and smoke will likely remain visible as interior pockets of vegetation burn. Crews will continue to patrol the fires southern perimeter to check for hot spots. The evacuation warning has been lifted and there are no longer any structures threatened.
Phone Numbers
(916) 203-4153 (Public & Media Information )
Training
n/a

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