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Erskine Fire

  • Kern County
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  • Started: Jun 24, 2016
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  • Last Updated: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 2:05 AM
Containment

100%

Acres Burned

48,019

No new updates for this fire. 48019 acres have burned, and the fire has been 100% contained. The cause was under investigation. Road closures are in effect. See details below.

I WANT TO KNOW

Do people near this fire need to evacuate?

YES
Evacuation orders have been issued. Learn more

Have any road closures been announced?

YES
Nearby roads have been closed. Learn more

Additional Details

EVACUATIONS

The shelter at Kernville Elementary will remain open to serve the needs of fire evacuees.

ROAD CLOSURES

All roads remain open with the exception of Piute Mountain Rd which is located within the forest closure area.

SCHOOL CLOSURES

n/a

CAUSE

Under investigation.

INJURIES

3 injuries and 2 fatalities

STRUCTURES THREATENED

1500

STRUCTURES DESTROYED

250 structures

CONDITIONS

n/a

DATA SOURCE

Inciweb

ADMINISTRATIVE UNIT

Bureau Of Land Management, U.S. Forest Service & Kern County

COOPERATING AGENCIES

n/a

PHONE NUMBERS

n/a