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Lake Fire


Approximate Location

34.505 latitude, -118.616 longitude

Incident Overview

The Lake Fire started on June 17, 2017 near Castaic Lake. The fire is currently 800 acres and is 98% contained. 131 personnel are assigned to the incident. 2 outbuildings have been destroyed. No evacuations are in place and no road closures are reported. The Castaic Lake Upper Lake East boat launch ramp is closed, but the West ramp remains open. today crews reinforced fire line and continued mopping up. Unit will patrol and monitor overnight. Suppression repair continues.

Basic Information

Current as of
Incident TypeWildfire
CauseUnder Investigation
Date of OriginSaturday June 17th, 2017 approx. 01:58 PM
LocationNear Castaic Lake
Incident CommanderAngeles NF - Ron White
Incident DescriptionWildfire

Current Situation

Total Personnel131
Size800 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained98%
Estimated Containment DateFriday June 23rd, 2017 approx. 06:00 PM
Fuels Involved

Light to Medium Grass / Brush


Planned Actions

Crews continue to reinforce fire lines and mop-up. Suppression repair continues.

Projected Incident Activity

Minimal to no growth expected

Unit Information

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Angeles National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
701 North Santa Anita Avenue Arcadia California 91006
Arcadia, 06 91006

Incident Contact

Angeles National Forest
Phone: 626-574-5208
Hours: M-F 8 AM - 4:30 PM

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