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Branch Fire

  • Butte County
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  • Started: Aug 02, 2013
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  • Last Updated: Monday, August 05, 2013 4:45 AM
Containment

100%

Acres Burned

92

No new updates for this fire. 92 acres have burned, and the fire has been 100% contained. The cause was bird into power lines

I WANT TO KNOW

Do people near this fire need to evacuate?

NO
Evacuation orders have not been issued.

Have any road closures been announced?

NO
No nearby roads are closed at this time.

Additional Details

EVACUATIONS

n/a

SCHOOL CLOSURES

n/a

CAUSE

Bird into power lines

INJURIES

2

STRUCTURES THREATENED

n/a

STRUCTURES DESTROYED

n/a

CONDITIONS

Containment lines have been completed around the fire. Crews will continue to patrol the fire and work within the perimeter to extinguish any remaining hot spots. Smoke may be visible from the interior of the fire for the next few days.

DATA SOURCE

CalFire

ADMINISTRATIVE UNIT

CAL FIRE Butte Unit

COOPERATING AGENCIES

n/a

PHONE NUMBERS

n/a