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  • San Diego County
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  • Started: May 24, 2012
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  • Last Updated: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 7:00 PM
Containment

100%

Acres Burned

5,321

No new updates for this fire. 5321 acres have burned, and the fire has been 100% contained. The cause was equipment use

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Do people near this fire need to evacuate?

YES
Evacuation orders have been issued. Learn more

Have any road closures been announced?

NO
No nearby roads are closed at this time.

What is the air quality like near the fire?

Good
Air quality is acceptable; however, for some pollutants there may be a moderate health concern for a very small number of people who are unusually sensitive to air pollution.
Note: Air quality varies by location. To check the air quality in your neighborhood, click here.

Additional Details

EVACUATIONS

No current evacuationsThe evacuation notice for the Stagecoach Trails RV Resort was lifted at of 6 p.m Friday.The evacuations in the Shelter Valley area were lifted Thursday night and residents allowed to return home.

SCHOOL CLOSURES

n/a

CAUSE

Equipment Use

INJURIES

4 minor injuries

STRUCTURES THREATENED

Approx. 200 homes

STRUCTURES DESTROYED

n/a

DAMAGE ASSESSMENT

$4 million

CONDITIONS

Firefighters continue to make good progress building containment around the fire. The increase in acres is due to more accurate mapping. Firefighters are working to extinguish isolated hot spots within the fire's perimeter. Firefighters are starting suppression repair in coordination with State Parks guidelines. There are no road closures or evacuations.

DATA SOURCE

CalFire GeoMAC

ADMINISTRATIVE UNIT

CAL FIRE San Diego Unit

COOPERATING AGENCIES

San Diego Fire Authority, US Forest Service, BLM, California State Parks, CDCR, San Diego Fire Department and other local fire agencies

PHONE NUMBERS

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