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Lowell Fire

  • Nevada County
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  • Started: Jul 26, 2015
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  • Last Updated: Thursday, August 13, 2015 9:15 AM
Containment

100%

Acres Burned

2,304

No new updates for this fire. 2304 acres have burned, and the fire has been 100% contained. The cause was under investigation. investigators are no longer looking for the vehicle of interest and appreciate all of the tips from the public. 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

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

All evacuation advisories and orders have been lifted. The public is urged to use extreme caution as firefighters and equipment continue to work in the fire area and surrounding communities.

ROAD CLOSURES

All road closures have been lifted.

SCHOOL CLOSURES

n/a

CAUSE

Under investigation. Investigators are no longer looking for the vehicle of interest and appreciate all of the tips from the public.

INJURIES

6

STRUCTURES THREATENED

54 in Placer & Nevada Countie

STRUCTURES DESTROYED

2 structures destroyed, 1 structure damaged

CONDITIONS

Firefighter are engaged in mop up operations. Fire suppression repair is also continuing.

DATA SOURCE

CalFire GeoMAC

ADMINISTRATIVE UNIT

CAL FIRE Nevada-Yuba-Placer Unit

COOPERATING AGENCIES

n/a

PHONE NUMBERS

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