- Incident Name: Banner, Nevada City
- State: CA
- Lead Agency: NCCFD
- Size (acres): 1
- Percent Contained: 100%
- Estimate of Containment: August 27, 2016
- Personnel: 40+
- Structures Destroyed: 1
August 27, 2016 at 1:33 AM
Banner IC reports a full knockdown on the fire. Extensive overhaul is underway, approximately two hours of additional work before the last resources can leave.
August 27, 2016 at 1:24 AM
IC reports the extension to the wildland was contained to less than 1/4 acre.
August 27, 2016 at 1:13 AM
Law enforcement and prevention officers are on scene investigating the cause of the fire.
August 27, 2016 at 1:07 AM
Some resources are being released, mop-up operations will be ongoing for at least two hours. The house is a total loss. Please avoid Banner Quaker Hill Road.
August 27, 2016 at 12:56 AM
IC reports knockdown on the fire. Crews will now move in to extinguish hotspots and secure the area around the fire.
August 27, 2016 at 12:53 AM
PG&E crew is on the way, ETA approximately 20 minutes.
August 27, 2016 at 12:46 AM
There are no evacuations, per the Emergency Command Center. Firefighters a using defensive firefighting tactics to contain the structure fire.
August 27, 2016 at 12:42 AM
Some of the resources being released from the incident are covering firestations that have engines assigned to the fire.
August 27, 2016 at 12:40 AM
With minimal wildland involved, the Incident Commander is canceling some resources still en
route, including Growlersburg crew 2.
August 27, 2016 at 12:35 AM
Firefighters are making progress. CHP is on scene to provide traffic control, avoid the area and watch for firefighting equipment.
August 27, 2016 at 12:29 AM
Medics are transporting one patient to Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital. Only one water tender is needed, the two additional water tenders are canceled.
August 27, 2016 at 12:28 AM
Medics are on scene. Prevention officer has been requested to the fire.
August 27, 2016 at 12:22 AM
Fully involved structure, limited extension to the wildland. A total of three water tenders, 6 engines on scene. Growlersburg crew is en route. Battalion 2 is now the Banner IC.
August 27, 2016 at 12:14 AM
Immediate neighbors are being notified, prepare for possible evacuation. Additional water tender on order
August 27, 2016 at 12:12 AM
First unit on scene at Banner reports some extension to the wildland, additional resources requested.
August 27, 2016 at 12:04 AM
Report of an explosion heard and residential structure fire with roof on fire on Banner Quaker Hill Road, across from Pasquale Road outside of Nevada City. Numerous engines en route.