Current Status: The South Fork Fire was reported on Monday November 18 2013. This fire was located fourteen miles north of Luray VA. It was north of Habron Gap south of Indian Grave Ridge and west of State Roads 684 and 717 in both Page and Shenandoah Counties.
Acreage: 609 Acres
Containment: As of December 1 2013 the fire is 100% contained
Date and Cause Reported: The fire was reported on Monday November 18 2013 at 3:00 pm. The cause of the fire is unknown and under investigation.
Cooperators: Virginia Department of Forestry; Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries; Shenandoah County Fire and Rescue; Page County Fire and Rescue; Shenandoah National Park; Bureau of Indian Affairs; and US Fish and Wildlife Service.
Restrictions and Closures: None
General Fire Information:
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|Date of Origin||Monday November 18th, 2013 approx. 02:30 PM|
|Location||14 miles north of Luray, VA|
|Incident Commander||Jay Collett|
|Estimated Containment Date||Sunday December 01st, 2013 approx. 12:00 AM|
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