Crews Reach 20% Containment On Salt Fire

The Salt Fire has burned about 12,430 acres. Containment is 20%, and is limited to where the fire butts up to the Sacramento River. 27 homes have been confirmed destroyed in the Salt Fire. All evacuations remain in effect and new evacuation warnings have been issued for Gilman Road from Old Mill Road to Top Of The Hill Road. The Shasta County Sheriff’s Office is coordinating evacuations. A lot of information is available by calling 2-1-1. The fire is burning into areas that were previously burned by the Delta and Hirz Fires in 2018.