Fire Crews Stop 3 Acre Fire In A Remote Area Of Trinity County

A fire north of Trinity Center has been stopped by Forest Service crews and local volunteers. An evacuation order was in effect briefly Monday for Hetchett Creek Road. Forward progress was stopped on the “Flume Fire” at around 3 acres.

The “Ridge Fire” in Siskiyou County is in mop-up as Cal-Fire and Forest Service crews strengthen control lines. The fire on Rainbow Ridge above Lake Siskiyou west of Mount Shasta City is 12 acres with 75% containment. The cause of both fires is still under investigation.