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UPDATE: Evacuation order lifted for Loma Rica Ranch

UPDATE 12:11 p.m.:

The evacuation warning has been lifted, according to a CodeRed alert from the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office.

“Residents of Loma Rica Ranch may return to their homes,” the alert stated. “Use caution as there are still emergency personnel working in the area.”

UPDATE 11:31 a.m.:

There is an evacuation order for all Loma Rica Ranch properties and an evacuation warning for the surrounding areas, according to a tweet from the Nevada County Office of Emergency Services.

UPDATE 11:21 a.m.:

Forward progress has been stopped. Fire holding at two acres, though scanner reports indicate spot fires are still causing issues on the north side of Idaho Maryland Road.


A vegetation fire was reported Monday in the area of Brunswick and Idaho Maryland roads.

The fire was first reported around 10:30 a.m.

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