- Incident Name: Pine, Penn Valley
- State: CA
- Lead Agency: NEU
- Size (acres): 0.75
- Percent Contained: 100%
- Estimate of Containment: July 7, 2019
- Personnel: 30+
- Structures Destroyed: 0
Pine, on Pine Hollow Road off Bitney Springs Road in the Penn Valley area.
July 7, 2019 at 5:57 PM
All aircraft have been released from the incident.
July 7, 2019 at 5:51 PM
Fire is contained, mop-up operations in progress.
July 7, 2019 at 5:43 PM
One water tender and a Battalion to continue in. All others can cancel.
July 7, 2019 at 5:41 PM
Tanker 88 is being released back to Grass Valley, structure threat has been mitigated. Pine IC reports the forward of the fire has been stopped.
July 7, 2019 at 5:40 PM
Retardant drops are being used to mitigate the structure threat. Additional resources are arriving at scene.
July 7, 2019 at 5:38 PM
Tanker has dropped retardant on the left flank. The fire is still burning at a slow rate of spread, firefighters are working on the right flank.
July 7, 2019 at 5:33 PM
Firefighters will be making access to the fire via Beitler Road. Light flashy fuels, burning at a slow rate of spread. There is a threat to a structure.
July 7, 2019 at 5:32 PM
Aircraft will be over the fire in less than 3 minutes. Penn Valley, Rough&Ready units in the area now.
July 7, 2019 at 5:25 PM
Fire was reportedly started by a lawnmower, several spots burning in blackberry bushes. Full wildland dispatch on order.
July 7, 2019 at 5:21 PM
Now a reported vegetation fire on Pine Hollow Road off Bitney Springs, units en route.
July 7, 2019 at 5:18 PM
Call to CHP about a possible vegetation fire on Beitler Road near Bitney Springs Road.