Last modified on Aug 25, 2014

Eiler Fire

Eiler Fire Incident Information:
Last Updated: August 25, 2014 10:00 am   FINAL
Date/Time Started: July 31, 2014 6:04 pm  
Administrative Unit: CAL FIRE / USFS - Lassen National Forest 
County: Shasta County  
Location: 12 miles southeast of Burney near Old Station  
Acres Burned - Containment: 32,416 acres - 100% contained  
Structures Destroyed:7 Residences, 2 Commercial and 12 Outbuildings  
Evacuations: Fire Restrictions in effect:
  • Mountain View Road, .5 mile east of Burney High School to Hwy. 89 restricted to residents only.
  • Pacific Crest Trail Closed at Highway 299 to Highway 44
  • 1000 Lakes Wilderness
  • Forest closures on fire affected areas
  • For all other Forest closures refer to  
  • Road Closures :See evacuations above  
    Injuries: 11  
    Cause: Under Investigation 
    Cooperating Agencies: Shasta County Fire, Burney Fire District, BLM, Shasta County Sheriff's Office, CHP, CDCR, PG&E, Sierra Pacific Industries, W. Beatty Co. Georgia Forestry Commission, Louisiana Office of Forestry  
    Total Fire Personnel: 78  
    Total Fire Engines: 8  
    Total Fire crews: 1  
    Total Water Tenders: 4  
    Incident Management Team: CAL FIRE IMT #5  
    Long/Lat: -121.562/40.72  
    Conditions: Fire engines and crews continue to mop up and patrol the fire perimeter. Watch for slow moving firefighting equipment on the roadway in and around the fire area. Fire Suppression Repair Teams are actively engaged working around the fire perimeter and affected areas. Demobilization of resources continues, allowing them to be available for other incidents.

    “Wildfire is coming, are you ready?” Take action immediately when wildfire strikes, visit and GO, when asked to evacuate.  

    Phone Numbers  (530) 225-2510 (Eiler Fire Information Line) 
    Phone Numbers  (213) 503-4401 (Eiler Fire Media Information Line) 

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