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Wall Fire Update: 95 percent contained, evacuations, road closures lifted (LIVE FEED)

UPDATE via CalFire: July 14, 8 a.m.

Wall Fire Incident Information:
Last Updated: July 14, 2017 7:00 am
Date/Time Started: July 7, 2017 2:52 pm
Administrative Unit: CAL FIRE Butte County Fire
County: Butte County
Location: Chinese Wall Rd, north of Bangor
Acres Burned – Containment: 6,033 acres – 95% contained
Estimated – Containment: 7/15/2017
Structures Threatened: 0
Structures Destroyed:  

41 residences destroyed and 3 damaged; 57 other structures destroyed or damaged..

Evacuations: All evacuation orders have been lifted.Small Animal Shelter: Will be closed at 12:00PM on Friday, 7-14-17 <br• For assistance with animal pick up please call: (530) 538-7409  </br
Road Closures : All road closures have been lifted.
Injuries: 0
Cause: Under Investigation
Cooperating Agencies: California Highway Patrol – Chico, Butte County Sheriff’s Office, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, California State Parks, Cal OES, California Conservation Corps, Cal OES – Law, North Valley Animal Disaster Group, Butte County EOC, American Red Cross, Butte County Animal Control, Pacific Gas and Electric, Oroville Police Department, Oroville Fire Department, California Department of Transportation – Oroville, Salvation Army, California Department of Water Resources.
Total Fire Personnel: 871
Total Fire Engines: 57
Total Fire crews: 21
Total Dozers: 9
Total Water Tenders: 14
Long/Lat: -121.41222/39.45352
Conditions: Firefighters continue to hold and improve fire lines and mop up hot spots. All evacuation orders, warnings, and road closures have been lifted. Butte County has opened a Local Assistance Center at the Oroville Municipal Auditorium, 1200 Myers Street, for residents whose homes were damaged by the Wall Fire.For tips on returning home after a fire visit: visit http://www.buttecounty.net/pathtorecovery

July 13, 9 a.m.

Wall Fire Incident Information:

Last Updated: July 13, 2017 7:15 am

Date/Time Started: July 7, 2017 2:52 pm

Administrative Unit: CAL FIRE

Butte County Fire County: Butte County

Location: Chinese Wall Rd, north of Bangor

Acres Burned – 6,033 acres – 75% contained

Estimated Containment: 7/15/2017

Structures Threatened: 606

Structures Destroyed: 41 residences destroyed and 3 damaged; 57 other strucutres destroyed or damaged.

Evacuations: All evacuation orders have been lifted.

Road Closures: All road closures have been lifted.

Injuries:0

Cause: Under Investigation

Total Fire Personnel: 1,362

Total Fire Engines: 163

Total Fire crews: 40

Total Airtankers: Yes

Total Helicopters: Yes

Total Dozers:11

Total Water Tenders: 21

Conditions: Firefighters continue to hold and improve fire lines and mop up hot spots. Current weather conditions continue to provide the opportunity for firefighters to make significant progress in containment. All evacuation orders, warnings, and road closures have been lifted. Currently, no structures are threatened. Damage inspection has been completed. Butte County has opened a Local Assistance Center at the Oroville Municipal Auditorium, 1200 Myers Street, for residents whose homes were damaged by the Wall Fire.For tips on returning home after a fire visit: visit http://www.buttecounty.net/pathtorecovery

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