Last modified on Jan 09, 2018

Pier Fire

Pier Fire Incident Information:
Last Updated: January 9, 2018 12:47 pm   FINAL
Date/Time Started: August 29, 2017 8:29 am  
Administrative Unit: CAL FIRE Tulare Unit / USFS - Sequoia National Forest 
County: Tulare County  
Location: Highway 190, east of Springville  
Acres Burned - Containment: 36,556 acres - 100% contained
*** This is not a CAL FIRE incident. Click the link for more information on this fire.  
Structures Threatened: 540  
Structures Destroyed:2  
Evacuations: Mandatory Evacuations orders are in effect for the following communities: Alpine Village, Doyle Springs, Cedar Slope, Camp Nelson, Mountain Aire, Rogers Camp, Sequoia Crest, Pier Point Springs and Wishon.
The Voluntary Evacuation Order for the Upper Rio Vista Area was rescinded on 9/8/2017.  
Injuries: 5  
Cause: Under Investigation  
Cooperating Agencies: Tulare County Sheriff, California Highway Patrol, Caltrans, Tulare County EOC, PG&E, SoCal Edison  
Total Fire Personnel: 1728  
Total Fire Engines: 138  
Total Fire crews: 28  
Total Helicopters: 7  
Total Dozers: 22  
Total Water Tenders: 27  
Long/Lat: -118.74103/36.15356  

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