Fire at a glance (numbers)

  • Incident Name:
  • State:
  • Lead Agency:
  • Size (acres):
  • Percent Contained:
  • Estimate of Containment:
  • Personnel:
  • Structures Destroyed:

Hansen, near the Hansen Bros. quarry access of Ben Taylor Road on the Colfax side.

August 23, 2019 at 7:11 PM

IC reports the fire fully contained, PCSO is on scene. Firefighters will mop up now and be committed for approximately another two hours.

August 23, 2019 at 7:06 PM

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

August 23, 2019 at 7:04 PM

IC is requesting one more engine to respond, all other resources are being canceled.

August 23, 2019 at 7:00 PM

Air Attack is releasing both tankers back to Grass Valley, Helicopter 404 is also released. IC reports the forward progress has been stopped.

August 23, 2019 at 6:58 PM

IC reports one vehicle, fully involved, on Ben Taylor Road. The fire is burning both up and downhill from the vehicle fire.

August 23, 2019 at 6:56 PM

IC has the dozer staging at the Colfax High School. Tanker 89 has been released.

August 23, 2019 at 6:54 PM

Air Attack reports one engine at scene, no tree torching and low growth potential. Fire has been knocked down with a retardant drop.

August 23, 2019 at 6:52 PM

Canceling most of the fire resources from the Nevada County (Dog Bar Road) side.

August 23, 2019 at 6:50 PM

Law enforcement is requested to respond, with medic. There is a report of a possible assault in the area, unrelated to the fire.

August 23, 2019 at 6:46 PM

Air Attack reports the fire just west at the football field, near the canal. Best access of Ben Taylor Road.

August 23, 2019 at 6:45 PM

Air Attack is overhead, reports approximately 1/4 acre burning at a slow rate of spread.

August 23, 2019 at 6:41 PM

Units are en route to the reported fire, a white column is visible now in the area. Some resources are staging in Colfax off Whitcomb until a precise location can be given.

August 23, 2019 at 6:32 PM

Possible vegetation fire, full wildland dispatch on order. Black smoke seen in the area of Hansen Bros. Quarry on Taylor Crossing Road off Dog Bar Road.

One reply on “Hansen, Bear River”

Comments are closed.