Klamath National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
1809 Fairlane Road Yreka California 96097
Yreka, CA 96097
The Cherry Fire started at 7:47 p.m. 6/27/2018. Multiple resources responded to the fire near the rock quarry next to Horse Creek off of Highway 96. As of 7:30 a.m. this morning 6/30/2018, the fire is at 63 acres and 90% containment. The incident has transitioned from Type 3 to a Type 4. Crews will continue to monitor the fire and mop up hot spots. This will be the last update unless significant activity occurs.
|Current as of|
|Date of Origin||Wednesday June 27th, 2018 approx. 07:45 PM|
|Location||Rock Quarry off of Highway 96 near Horse Creek.|
|Incident Commander||Rose, US Forest Service|
|Coordinates||41.827 latitude, -122.994 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||90%|
The fire transitioned from a Type 3 Incident to a Type 4 Incident at 7:30 a.m. this morning.
Crews will continue to secure and mop up the fire line today, 6/30/2018. They have made excellent progress in securing the fire.
Today will be the last update unless significant activity occurs.