Firefighters Nearing Containment Of The Fawn Fire

The Fawn Fire is now 90% contained a week after it started last Wednesday night. All evacuation orders have been lifted and residents have been allowed to return. Warnings remain in effect for an area near Jones Valley Boat Launch and the Clikapudi Trail. Cal-Fire reports 185 structures were destroyed and another 26 were damaged in the fire. There are no structures that remain threatened. Forward progress on the fire was stopped Monday afternoon after it burned through 8,578 acres. Three firefighters were injured. A map can be seen online that shows where homes were damaged or destroyed in the fire. A link is posted on the KQMS Facebook Page.