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Wildfire Bulletin: Crews Responding to Vegetation Fire North of Susanville

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A look at the fire burning north of town. ~ photo by Marshel Couso
A look at the fire burning north of town. ~ photo by Marshel Couso

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Updated 2:37p.m. Scanner traffic indicates that forward progress of the fire has been stopped.

This will conclude our coverage of a breaking news event. -jc

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Updated 2:15p.m. Scanner traffic indicates that forward progress of the fire has been stopped.

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Updated 2:06p.m. Added new video

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Updated 1:53p.m. According to Lassen County OES Chief Eric Ewing the fire, which is burning just north of the Pine View mobile home park, has consumed 3.5 acres.

Resources at scene include 3 air tankers, 1 helicopter, 6 engines, 2 hand-crews and 1 dozer.

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Updated 1:51p.m. Aircraft have arrived and are working the fire. Two tankers are currently over the fire with another on order from Chester.

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Updated 1:45p.m. Aircraft have arrived and are working the fire. Two tankers are currently over the fire with another on order from Chester.

Photo by Kim Lira
Photo by Kim Lira
Photo by Kim Lira
Photo by Kim Lira

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Updated 1:41p.m. Susanville Police and Lassen County Sheriff’s Deputies are turning away non-residents from the area surrounding the fire and are asking that people don’t try and use nearby surface streets. Traffic is being diverted at Numa and Spring Ridge at highway 139, Cameron, Valley Vista, Monte Vista and Paiute to allow firefighters access to the fire.

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Updated 1:31p.m. Added photo.

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Photo by Marshel Couso
Photo by Marshel Couso
Photo by Marshel Couso
Photo by Marshel Couso
Photo by Marshel Couso
Photo by Marshel Couso
Photo by Marshel Couso
Photo by Marshel Couso
Photo by Marshel Couso
Photo by Marshel Couso

 

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Updated 1:15p.m. Crews are continuing to respond to the fire, which is visible from throughout the city. Emergency personnel are requesting that residents avoid the area near the fire to let firefighters and apparatus into the scene.

A firefighting aircraft is on order according to scanner traffic.

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Updated 1:03p.m. Fire fighters from City of Susanville, CalFire and several valley fire districts are responding to a reported vegetation fire just north of the Susanville city limits near the dirt extension of Paiute Lane.

According to scanner traffic the fire is in the vegetation.

This is continuous coverage of a live news event. This post will be updated as new information becomes available.

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Photo submitted by Michael Otnisky
Photo submitted by Michael Otnisky
A tanker makes a drop on the fire north of Susanville. Photo by Lindsey Martinez
A tanker makes a drop on the fire north of Susanville. Photo by Lindsey Martinez
Photo by Lindsey Martinez
Photo by Lindsey Martinez
Photo by Lindsey Martinez
Photo by Lindsey Martinez
Photo by Lindsey Martinez
Photo by Lindsey Martinez
Photo by Lindsey Martinez
Photo by Lindsey Martinez

Approximate location of the fire

Jeremy Couso
Jeremy Couso
SusanvilleStuff.com Publisher/Editor
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