Steep Terrain Slows Efforts To Contain Blaze Near Lake Siskiyou

Cal-Fire and Forest Service crews are challenged by steep terrain and stubborn pockets of heavy timber as they try to get full containment of a fire on Rainbow Ridge above Lake Siskiyou west of Mount Shasta City. As of Monday morning the “Ridge Incident” is 12 acres with 40% containment. The cause is still under investigation.