Last modified on Aug 03, 2015

Swedes Fire

Swedes Fire Incident Information:
Last Updated: August 3, 2015 5:00 pm   FINAL
Date/Time Started: July 29, 2015 11:25 am  
Administrative Unit: CAL FIRE Butte Unit 
County: Butte County  
Location: Swedes Flat Road, 3 miles north of Bangor  
Acres Burned - Containment: 400 acres - 100% contained  
Structures Destroyed:2 Residents and 14 Outbuildings  
Evacuations: All evacuations and road closures have been lifted.

Fire crews will remain in the area, continuing to increase containment lines and mitigate any hot spots within the fire perimeter.

Residents are urged to use caution traveling in the area of the fire while sharing the roads with firefighting crews and equipment.

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    Cooperating Agencies: CAL FIRE, CHP, GCSO, PG&E, Red Cross, North Valley Animal Disaster Group, Butte County OEM.  
    Total Fire Personnel: 8  
    Long/Lat: -121.38794/39.43963  
    Conditions: Fire crews will remain the area for several days.

    Updated acreage due to better mapping.  

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