Dutch, Placer County

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  • Incident Name: Dutch, Placer County
  • State: CA
  • Lead Agency: NEU
  • Size (acres): 0.25
  • Percent Contained: 100%
  • Estimate of Containment: June 17, 2017
  • Personnel: 20+
  • Structures Destroyed: 0

Dutch, on Drum Powerhouse Road in Placer County. Burning in steep terrain in brush and timber.

June 17, 2017 at 4:18 PM

Helicopter 514 is departing from the fire, relief engines with additional water have arrived. Mop-up operations are underway.

June 17, 2017 at 4:12 PM

Air Attack 230 has been released from the incident, returning to Grass Valley.

June 17, 2017 at 4:07 PM

Dutch IC reports a line around the fire has been completed. Helicopter 514 is reassembling the crew and will depart the incident shortly.

June 17, 2017 at 3:56 PM

Tanker 89 has been released and is returning to Grass Valley, loaded.

June 17, 2017 at 3:54 PM

Engines are on scene now and taking over the incident. Good progress made by 514.

June 17, 2017 at 3:48 PM

Dutch Air Attack relaying for the Incident Commander: Two additional engines in place of the water tender will be sufficient. The water tender is not in operation due to lack of personnel.

June 17, 2017 at 3:41 PM

The fire is now reported on Drum Powerhouse Road, first engines are arriving. Helicopter 514 on scene, still reporting 1/4 acre. They are requesting one engine and one water tender to continue in, all others can cancel.

June 17, 2017 at 3:34 PM

Air Attack reports good road access for the engines via Drum Powerhouse Road.

June 17, 2017 at 3:29 PM

TNF Helicopter 514 crew is now on the ground, starting suppression. Per air attack, a small spot approx. 0.25 acres burning at a slow rate of spread.

June 17, 2017 at 3:28 PM

Air Attack 230 is at scene.

June 17, 2017 at 3:24 PM

TNF Helicopter 514 is over the Dutch Fire, Air Attack and Tanker 89 en route.

June 17, 2017 at 3:16 PM

The fire at Dutch Flat was possibly started by target shooting, the offending party has left the scene.

June 17, 2017 at 3:10 PM

Report of a vegetation fire at the Dutch Flat Powerhouse. Full wildland dispatch, including aircraft en route.