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Lava Fire

Unit Information

Shasta-Trinity National Forest
U.S. Forest Service
3644 Avtech Parkway
Redding, CA 96002

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Incident Contacts

Lava Fire Information
Phone: 530-628-0039
Hours: 8am-9pm

Lava Evacuation Info
Phone: 530-643-3661
Hours: 8-5

CHP Traffic Info
Phone: 530-842-4438
Hours: 8-5

Helicopter accident on Lava Fire

Lava Fire Wildfire
Announcements – 7/7/2021

A helicopter from the Lava Fire performed an emergency landing into Lake Shastina this afternoon due to unknown reasons. The cause will be investigated. The pilot was able to swim/walk away and is being assessed at this time. There were no other passengers on board. As more information becomes available, we will share it.  #lavafire #shastatrinity #wildfire