Last modified on Sep 19, 2017

Loma Fire

Loma Fire Incident Information:
Last Updated: September 19, 2017 10:30 am   FINAL
Date/Time Started: September 26, 2016 2:42 pm  
Administrative Unit: CAL FIRE Santa Clara Unit 
County: Santa Clara County  
Location: off Loma Prieta Rd and Loma Chiquita Rd 10 miles NW of Morgan Hill  
Acres Burned - Containment: 4,474 acres - 100% contained  
Structures Destroyed:12 single residence and 16 outbuildings destroyed, 1 single residence damaged  
Evacuations: All evacuation orders and road closures issued by the Loma Fire Incident have been lifted.

The Morgan Hill Evacuation Center is closed:  

Cause: Under investigation 
Cooperating Agencies: California Highway Patrol, Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office, Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, San Jose Water Company, Santa Clara Valley Water District, Pacific Gas and Electric and Santa Clara County Office of Emergency Services, California Conservation Corps, Red Cross, Santa Clara County Fire Safe Council, Santa Clara County Parks, Santa Clara County Open Space District, and Mid-Peninsula Open Space District, Santa Clara County Roads and Airports, Santa Cruz Public Works, Pacific Gas and Electric, and Cal OES.  
Total Fire Personnel: 62  
Total Fire Engines: 3  
Total Fire crews: 1  
Total Dozers: 1  
Total Water Tenders: 5  
Long/Lat: -121.85318/37.10632  

Fire crews remain throughout the fire perimeter to provide fire suppression repair, remove firefighting equipment, mop up and patrol. Please drive slowly and use caution as emergency crews and equipment are still working in the area.

See the State's Post Fire Watershed Emergency Response Report. (October 2016)

Loma Fire WERT Report - Storm Damage Response (February 2017)  

Phone Numbers  (408) 201-4378 (Media) 
Phone Numbers  (408) 779-0930 (Public Information) 

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