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We ARE OPEN! CLEARLAKE INDOOR FLEAMARKET :) COME ON DOWN & HELP US FIRE PEOPLE SURVIVE #ClaytonFire https://t.co/ywWT7kSmK1
All evacuation orders have been lifted.
All road closures have been lifted.
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.
300 destroyed, 28 damaged
The fire is burning aggressively towards the north, crossing Morgan Valley Road and Cache Creek, and is impacting the communities of Lower Lake and Clearlake. St. Helena Hospital, Clearlake has been evacuated. Additional resources arrived throughout the day. The fire behavior remains intense. Structures are threatened and currently mandatory evacuations are in place. Structure defense continues. Terrain is grassy oak woodland, heavy brush with difficult access.
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