- Incident Name: Creek, west of Redding
- State: CA
- Lead Agency: CAL FIRE SHU
- Size (acres): 1,475
- Percent Contained: 97%
- Estimate of Containment: July 1, 2018
- Personnel: 617
- Structures Destroyed: 11
Creek, Four miles north of Happy Valley, CA. Brush and tall grass. Minimal fire behavior.
July 1, 2018 at 10:08 AM
1,678 acres grass, oak woodland, timber, 97% contained. Last report unless significant activity occurs.
June 28, 2018 at 7:57 AM
Fire suppression repair has begun and the mitigation of hazard trees is ongoing.
Shasta County Sheriff: ALL residents in the Creek Fire area are allowed to return home Use extreme caution while moving through the area due to fire staff and equipment working in the area Thanks to residents for your patience!
June 25, 2018 at 8:42 PM
There is a continued structure threat for the communities of Happy Valley and Igo in the Southwest Redding area. Four structures have been destroyed.
June 25, 2018 at 11:02 AM
Shasta County Sheriff: Update – 1 change to hard closures. Now Clear Creek and Honeybee. Changed from Hwy. 273. No other changes at this time.
June 25, 2018 at 7:15 AM
CHP reports the following road closures due to fire activity:
-Honeybee at Texas Springs
-Hawthorne at Oak
-Cloverdale at Placer
-Gas Point N/B at Lower Gas Point
-Gas Point S/B at Platina
-Oak at Zandell
-China Gulch at Sullivan
June 24, 2018 at 9:58 PM
Evacuations are in place for the communities of Igo and Cloverdale. Two structures have been destroyed. Long range spotting has challenged firefighting efforts.
June 24, 2018 at 5:00 PM
The Red Cross has opened an evacuation center at West Valley High School, 3805 Happy Valley Rd. in # for people evacuating from the # in #. Volunteers are on hand to provide snacks, drinks and comfort to all clients.
June 24, 2018 at 3:08 PM
There is a continued threat to structures and 230kV power lines.
June 24, 2018 at 2:31 PM
Latest estimate puts the fire at 300 acres.
June 24, 2018 at 1:41 PM
One strike team and five fire engines have been dispatched to assist Cal Fire with the #CreekFire
— Shasta-Trinity NF (@ShastaTrinityNF) June 24, 2018
A new hotspot has been detected in Shasta County, southwest of Redding. Radar imagery suggests the smoke plume is going at least 6500 ft. into the air #CreekFire #CAFire #cawx pic.twitter.com/5aSDOQ7Fqq
— NWS Sacramento (@NWSSacramento) June 24, 2018
June 24, 2018 at 1:36 PM
Fire is located off Clear Creek Rd. near American Rd just west of Redding. There are four separate fires burning at a critical rate of spread with long range spotting observed. Structures and power lines are threatened.