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Lake Fire

  • San Bernardino County
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  • Started: Jun 18, 2015
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  • Last Updated: Monday, August 24, 2015 12:15 PM
Containment

100%

Acres Burned

31,359

No new updates for this fire. 31359 acres have burned, and the fire has been 100% contained. The cause was human caused, remains 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

All evacuations have been lifted and Highway 38 has been re-opened, however all Forest Service lands affected by the fire remain closed to recreation purposes.

ROAD CLOSURES

In coordination with fire officials, the San Bernardino County Sheriff, and CHP, Highway 38 reopened Saturday morning at 8:00. All hiking trails into the San Gorgonio Wilderness and Pacific Crest Trail from Whitewater Preserve to Onyx Summit. Campgrounds closed through July 9: Barton Flats, San Gorgonio, South Fork, Skyline, Council, Heart Bar, Oso, Lobo, Heart Bar Equestrian, Wildhorse Equestrian, Coon Creek Cabin, Coon Creek Yellow-post Sites, Mission Springs, and Juniper Springs.

SCHOOL CLOSURES

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CAUSE

Human Caused, Remains Under Investigation

INJURIES

6

STRUCTURES THREATENED

7390

STRUCTURES DESTROYED

1

DAMAGE ASSESSMENT

There have been six minor firefighter injuries. One residence and three outbuildings have been determined to have been destroyed in the northeast portion of the fire. Damaged buildings have been assessed and confirmed by a Damage Inspection Team from San Bernardino County Fire Department.

CONDITIONS

Scattered rain showers were present over the fire area today, bringing light rain to some parts of the fire. Incident meteorologists predict the possibility of scattered thunderstorms. Gusty and erratic winds are possible with any storm.

DATA SOURCE

Inciweb

ADMINISTRATIVE UNIT

San Bernardino National Forest

COOPERATING AGENCIES

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PHONE NUMBERS

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