The Creek Fire started on Dec. 5 at 3:44 am four miles east of Sylmar, California. The fire is being managed by a Type 4 Incident Management Team, from the Angeles National Forest.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Tuesday December 05th, 2017 approx. 03:44 AM|
|Location||4 Miles East of Sylmar|
|Incident Commander||Derek Madrigal|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||98%|
|Estimated Containment Date||Saturday December 23rd, 2017 approx. 12:00 AM|
Significant amounts of unburned brush and tall grass
are still present within the fire perimeter. Heavy, decadent brush in excess of 30 feet located in various drainages inside the perimeter.
A Forest Order remains in effect for the Creek Fire burn area, all Forest Service roads and trails within and surrounding the fire perimeter are closed to the public. The order and closure map can be found on the forest website at: http://www.fs.usda.gov/angeles/
The area will continue to be patrolled.