Foote, McCourtney Road

In Contained Regional Fires by YubaNet

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  • Incident Name: Foote, McCourtney Road
  • State: CA
  • Lead Agency: NEU
  • Size (acres): 5
  • Percent Contained: 100%
  • Estimate of Containment: July 1, 2017
  • Personnel: 40+
  • Structures Destroyed: 0

Foote, Footehold Drive, across of McCourtney Road, burning in grass.

July 1, 2017 at 5:39 PM

Most resources have been released. Firefighters will still remain on scene for another 2-3 hours to fully extinguish any hotspots and rehabilitate the fire lines.

July 1, 2017 at 4:11 PM

Foote IC reports the fire is fully contained at 5 acres. Mop-up operations underway, will be on scene for a couple hours.

July 1, 2017 at 4:04 PM

Air Attack 230 is leaving the incident, returning to Grass Valley AAB.

July 1, 2017 at 4:00 PM

Tanker 89 has been released from the fire and is returning to the Grass Valley Air Attack Base, fully loaded.

July 1, 2017 at 3:58 PM

IC reports shaky containment, meaning a line around the fire. Firefighters are working to strengthen the line.

July 1, 2017 at 3:54 PM

IC is canceling the incoming helicopter due to really good progress made.

July 1, 2017 at 3:53 PM

There are no road closures or evacuations associated with this fire. Please watch for fire engines and personnel.

July 1, 2017 at 3:52 PM

Air Attack reports a retardant line around most of the fire. Looking for any possible spot fires now.

July 1, 2017 at 3:48 PM

Good progress being made on the fire, still some open line but half of the fire is bordered by driveways.

July 1, 2017 at 3:45 PM

Tanker 88 is now over the fire.

July 1, 2017 at 3:36 PM

Incident Commander Battalion 2310 reports the fire is burning at a slow to moderate rate of spread, with a potential for 20 acres. All units are to continue to the incident.

July 1, 2017 at 3:34 PM

Air Attack is requesting a second air tanker to the fire

July 1, 2017 at 3:27 PM

Air Attack 230 is over the fire, reporting 3-4 acres burning at a moderate rate of spread, backing towards two structures.

July 1, 2017 at 3:26 PM One structure on the property, not immediately threatened. 2 acres of grass now involved.

July 1, 2017 at 3:19 PM Augmented dispatch for the fire on Footehold Drive across of McCourtney Road, Tanker 88, dozer and additional engines. Fire is reported at about 1/2 acre.

July 1, 2017 at 3:17 PM Structure fire on Footehold Drive, across of McCourtney Road. Engines en route, possible wildland involvement.