Fire at a glance (numbers)
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Dark, near Hornswoggle Campground and Dark Day on the Tahoe National Forest in the Camptonville area.
July 4, 2019 at 5:16 PM
Mop-up operations in progress, the cause of the fire is under investigation.
July 4, 2019 at 5:04 PM
Dark IC reports ground resources are building handline on both the right and left flanks.
July 4, 2019 at 4:58 PM
Canceling the Plumas engine still en route to the fire. Air Attack 50 is returning to the Grass Valley Air Attack Base.
July 4, 2019 at 4:55 PM
Helicopter 514 has been released from the fire. Dark IC reports a hoselay is complete around the fire.
July 4, 2019 at 4:54 PM
Dozer has been released, prevention is en route to the fire.
July 4, 2019 at 4:51 PM
Good progress being made, firefighters have 100 yards of line to build before reaching the road. Releasing the air tanker now.
July 4, 2019 at 4:49 PM
Dark IC requests the two closest engines and one water tender to continue in. Air Attack and Helicopter to remain overhead.
July 4, 2019 at 4:48 PM
Helicopter 514 en route from White Cloud, approximately 2 minutes out. Crew of 8 helitack members on board.
July 4, 2019 at 4:46 PM
Firefighters are attempting to make their way to the head of the fire. Tanker 89 is one minute out.
July 4, 2019 at 4:39 PM
Dark IC reports 2-3 acres in the grass. Firefighters are starting a hoselay on the right flank. Fire has some wind on it.
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July 4, 2019 at 4:35 PM
Oregon Peak reports a moderate build on the smoke.
July 4, 2019 at 4:33 PM
Now a full wildland dispatch on order for the reported fire near Hornswoggle Campground and Dark Day.
July 4, 2019 at 4:28 PM
Smoke report from Pike County lookout, light smoke visible near Hornswoggle Campground off Bullards Bar. Units en route.