The Fork Fire was reported at 11:58 am September 9, 2018 on Highway 39 near the junction of East Fork Road. The Fire is currently 166 acres 98% contained.
State Route - Highway 39 has reopened. Intermittent traffic control in the Fork fire area will be conducted during power pole replacement, expect delays. Part of the San Gabriel Canyon Off Highway Vehicle (OHV) Area is being used as a staging area by Southern California Edison, who is repairing and replacing power poles and lines above HWY 39 that were affected by the fire. The OHV area will resume normal operating hours this weekend, Sat/Sun from 8 am to 4 pm out by 4:30.
Crews continue to patrol and monitor the fire area.
|Current as of|
|Cause||Under Investigation, U S Forest Service Law Enforcement|
|Date of Origin||Sunday September 09th, 2018 approx. 11:58 AM|
|Location||San Gabriel Canyon, Highway 39 near the East Fork junction|
|Incident Commander||San Gabriel Mountains National Monument oversight|
|Coordinates||34.241 latitude, -117.852 longitude|
|Percent of Perimeter Contained||98%|
|Estimated Containment Date||Friday September 14th, 2018 approx. 05:00 PM|
grass, brush and chaparral
Patrol and monitor.