PRESS RELEASE 7/12/2021 9am
BECKWOURTH COMPLEX FIRE
EVACUATION STATUS UPDATE & PROPERTY LOSS STATUS
The Lassen County Planning Department is now able to provide property owners with information regarding property loss. You can access information by calling (530)251-8269. Thank you for your patience while assessment crews completed their work.
The following areas remain under Mandatory Evacuation Order:
• Everything west of US 395 from the intersection of County Road A25 and US 395 south to the Lassen/Sierra County Line and the town of Doyle east of US 395 including Doyle Loop and all roads connecting to Doyle Loop and Hackstaff Road to Laver Crossing
Evacuation Warnings are in effect for residents east and west of US 395 from Milford Grade to County Road A25 Herlong Access Road, including the town of Herlong and south to the Sierra/Lassen County line.
SAFETY MESSAGE: Be aware that changing conditions in fire activity may cause this area to escalate to an Evacuation Order at any time. Be aware that traffic interruptions may exist due to emergency personnel working in the area. Drive with your lights on and yield to emergency personnel. An emergency shelter is open at Jensen Hall, on Fairgrounds Road, at the Lassen County Fairgrounds in Susanville. Those affected by the fire can also call the Emergency Shelter line at (530) 250-9004.
For information on what to bring with you in the event of an evacuation, go to www.readyforwildfire.org