Dylan, Lake Vera area, Nevada County

In Contained Regional Fires by YubaNet

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  • Incident Name: Dylan, Lake Vera area, Nevada County
  • State: CA
  • Lead Agency: CAL FIRE NEU
  • Size (acres): 1
  • Percent Contained: 100%
  • Estimate of Containment: August 25, 2016
  • Personnel: 10
  • Structures Destroyed: 0

Dylan, Dylan Court off New Rome, Lake Vera area in Nevada County.

August 25, 2016 at 6:52 PM

All units are released from the incident, the fire will be re-checked in the morning.

August 25, 2016 at 6:11 PM

Mop up in the forest. Photo: YubaNet

Mop up in the forest. Photo: YubaNet

Photo: YubaNet

Photo: YubaNet

Firefighters are still working to fully mop up the fire. Heavy brush and timber in the area. The cause of the fire is still under investigation but does not appear to be suspicious.

August 25, 2016 at 5:24 PM

Incident Commander declares the fire contained. All resources on scene will be committed for at least an hour and a half to fully control the fire. The cause of the fire is under investigation. All aircraft has been released.

August 25, 2016 at 5:19 PM

Firefighters have a hose lay around the fire, air tankers are being released. The helicopter will check for any spots outside the line.

August 25, 2016 at 5:16 PM

Helicopter is en route from Auburn as a precautionary measure. Ground resources are making access and working on getting a hoseline around the fire.

August 25, 2016 at 5:15 PM

Tankers were overhead as a precautionary measure. Photo: YubaNet

Tankers were overhead as a precautionary measure. Photo: YubaNet

Local and state engines responded. Photo: YubaNet

Local and state engines responded. Photo: YubaNet

Dylan Air Tac will keep the two tankers overhead until ground resources report full containment. The fire is burning at the bottom of a ravine.

August 25, 2016 at 5:13 PM

Air resources are overhead, IC is confident the fire will be caught in initial attack. No road closures, however avoid New Rome and Dylan Court.

Reported vegetation fire on Dylan Court, off New Rome Road in the Nevada City area. Full wildland response en route. First unit at scene reports a 40 by 40 spot, locals working on it.