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PONDEROSA FIRE: 2500 ACRES BURNED, HOMES DESTROYED, NO CONTAINMENT

Ponderosa Fire Incident Information:
Last Updated: August 30, 2017 6:05 am
Date/Time Started: August 29, 2017 1:16 pm
Administrative Unit: CAL FIRE/Butte County Fire
County: Butte County
Location: Ponderosa way and Lumpkin road, 2 miles NW of Forbestown
Acres Burned – Containment: 2500 acres
Evacuations: Immediate Evacuation Order: Lumpkin Road from Forbestown Road to Station 51 and all connecting roads.

Evacuation Warning: Lumpkin Rd from The Enterprise Bridge to Lake View Terrace. All roads/areas within the perimeter of these boundries:
(North West) Bald Rock Road at Catella
(South West) Big Ridge Road to Oro Quincy Hwy, Including Little Ridge Road
(South East) Bean Creek at Eckards Lane
(North East) Bald Rock Road to Enumclaw Road
Long/Lat: -121.30209/39.57701
Phone Numbers (530) 538-7826 (Ponderosa Fire Information Line )