- Incident Name: Flat, Sicard Flat
- State: CA
- Lead Agency: NEU
- Size (acres): 1
- Percent Contained: 100%
- Estimate of Containment: September 25, 2017
- Personnel: 60+
- Structures Destroyed: 0
Flat, Sicard Flat Road and Hwy 20 Browns Valley in Yuba County. Structures are threatened.
September 25, 2017 at 6:59 PM
Flat IC has given the all clear to reopen Sicard Flat Road to traffic. Use caution in the area, fire engines are leaving the incident.
September 25, 2017 at 6:03 PM
The Flat IC has declared the fire contained. Final size is 1 acre.
September 25, 2017 at 5:40 PM
Air Attack 230 has left the fire, mop-up operations will be ongoing for a couple hours. No structures were damaged.
September 25, 2017 at 5:22 PM
The fire is burning in heavy fuels and will require extensive mop-up operations. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
Tanker 88 has been released back to Grass Valley.
September 25, 2017 at 5:17 PM
Air Attack is releasing Tanker 89 back to Grass Valley. Tanker 88 and Helicopter 504 are still committed to the fire.
September 25, 2017 at 5:15 PM
Flat IC reports the forward progress of the fire has been stopped. Resources on scene plus one Washington Ridge crew can handle the incident.
September 25, 2017 at 5:13 PM
TNF Helicopter 504 has the crew on the ground, no bucket work needed at this time.
September 25, 2017 at 5:07 PM
Air tankers are in orbit, the fire is holding at the dirt road. There is a bridge that engines and fire apparatus can’t get across.
September 25, 2017 at 5:05 PM
Flat IC is requesting a hard closure of Sicard Flat Road from Hwy 20 to Peoria. They are making good progress.
September 25, 2017 at 5:01 PM
Air Attack 230 with two tankers and one helicopter en route to the fire.
September 25, 2017 at 4:51 PM
Full wildland dispatch, with aircraft for a vegetation fire with structures threatened off Hwy 20 on Sicard Flat Road and Wandering Way in Browns Valley. Multiple reports of structures threatened.