Firefighters make progress on Briceburg Fire


BRICEBURG, California (KGPE) – Calfire said firefighters made good progress towards containment.

Fire crews said they will focus on fireline construction and strengthening contingency lines.

The fire has consumed 4,900 acres and is only 25% contained.

Mandatory Evacuations: Areas that are currently under a mandatory evacuation include: Addresses on Hwy.140 between Octagon Rd. and Colorado Rd., Bug Hostel, All of Buffalo Gulch Rd. and Briceburg Campground.

Evacuation Advisory: This is NOT an Evacuation Order. This is an advisement only of a potential Evacuation Order should conditions change.  Colorado Rd. from Hwy 140 to Davis Rd. All of Davis Rd. Hwy 140 from Colorado Rd. to Midpines Market Ponderosa Way including all side roads: Deer Park, Leichtlin Ln., Feliciana Mountain Rd.  Rancheria Creek Rd. Rumley Mine Rd.

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