Beckwourth Complex Fire evacuation orders reduced for some areas

The Lassen County Sheriff’s Department issued the following statement regarding changes to evacuation orders at noon Monday, July 12.

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. See the attached information on precautions you should take when returning home after wildfire.

 

The following areas have been reduced from Evacuation Order to Evacuation Warning status and residents are able to return to their homes effective at noon today:

  • Doyle east of Highway 395 including Doyle Loop and all roads connecting to Doyle Loop and Hackstaff Road to Laver Crossing is now under evacuation warning including the town of Herlong south to the Lassen/Sierra County line.
  • West of Highway 395 from the north end of Constantia Rd. south to the Lassen/Sierra County line and from the intersection of A26 north to Milford Grade is now under Evacuation Warning.

 

A Mandatory Evacuation Order is still in effect for:

  • Doyle Proper west of Highway 395 from the intersection of County Road A26 and Highway 395 south to Constantia Road but not including Constantia Road is still under mandatory evacuation order.

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 complete their work.

 

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.