Update: According to Cal Fire Battalion Chief Josh Kern, crews are now mopping up the Dockery Incident, which grew to about 4.6 acres.
Highway 36, from Townhill to County Road A1, was closed to traffic due to the Dockery Incident about 4:20 p.m. today, Sunday, Aug. 26, according to Cal Fire Battalion Chief Josh Kern, and Dockery Lane and Cable Line Road were issued evacuations.
According to Cal Fire Public Information Officer Leah Sandberg, forward progress for the blaze has been stopped.
The blaze is currently about two acres, Kern said, and there is a dozer line around the incident with air craft fighting the fire; however, some air crafts have been called off the blaze.
The California Highway Patrol, Lassen County Sheriff’s Office, U.S. Forest Service, Susan River Fire Department, Susanville City Fire Department and the Standish Fire Department are assisting Cal Fire with the blaze.