Update for Evacuation Order, Sept. 4, 2017
Incident: Salmon August Complex Wildfire
Salmon-August Complex Evacuation Order
September 4, 2017
The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office has issued an Evacuation Order. An evacuation order is put in place for the area from Etna Summit to Nordheimer Flat on Sawyers Bar Road. This is an order to evacuate due to a wildfire in the area. The location of the shelter has changed from Etna High School to the Fort Jones Community Church.
Fort Jones Community Church
13007 Hwy. 3
Fort Jones, CA. 96032
An Evacuation Order is issued when movement of community members out of a defined area due to an immediate threat to life and property from an emergency incident. An Evacuation Order should be used when there is potential or actual threat to civilian life within 1 to 2 hours or when the incident commander deems it necessary to protect civilians.
Questions should be referred to the Salmon August Complex information line at 530-572-1136.