Carr Fire Updates August 1 8:24 PM



Size: 121,049 acres Containment: 35% Expected Full Containment: Unknown Firefighter Injuries/Fatalities: 2
Threatened: 1,658
Residential Structures Destroyed: 1,058 Commercial Structures Destroyed: 13 Other Destroyed: 475
Residential Structures Damaged: 185 Commercial Structures Damaged: 7 Other Damaged: 63
Unstable conditions, shifting winds, steep terrain, and dry fuels continue to challenge firefighters. A Fire Weather
Watch has been issued for Thursday evening through Saturday. Winds increase this evening from the northnorthwest
with gusts up to 35 mph along the ridges which will lead to critical fire weather conditions. Crews will
work to mitigate potential spotting across control lines.

Evacuations: Shasta County:
Community of French Gulch
SR 299 west of Trinity Mountain Rd to the base of Buckhorn Summit
Whiskey Creek Rd to include the boat launch/day use areas
South along Swasey Dr from SR299 to Placer Rd
Placer Road West From Swasey Drive.
The Igo Community
Keswick Dam East to Counter Lane, North to quartz Hill Rd
Cloverdale Rd from Placer Rd to Clear Creek Rd
Placer Rd at Platina Rd to Buell Rd which includes South Fork Rd, Zogg Mine Road, Jenny Bird Lane, Horse Canyon
Rd and all residents West of Platina Rd between Placer Rd and Buell Rd
All areas on South Fork Road from Zogg Mine Rd to South Fork Road to include the areas of Bender Rd, Serenity Dr
and Serenity Way
City of Redding:
West of Overhill Dr and North of SR 299
North of SR 299 and in the Sunset West and Senset Terrace Subdivison
North of Sacramento River to Keswick Dam Rd
Trinity County:
Trinity/Shasta County Line at Buckhorn Summit Rd W. to Trinity Dam Rd. All roads w/in this area North of Hwy 299
Hwy 299 at Trinity Dam Blvd continuing North to Hwy 3 including Deadwood Road, Jennings Gulch Road, Eastman
Gulch Road & Lewiston Turn Pike Road. This is to include all residences and side streets east of Trinity Dam Blvd
within the Township of Lewiston
Hwy 299 at Trinity Dam Road west to Douglas City
Trinity Dam Road Blvd to Hwy 3 including all residences within Lewiston area to Trail Drive, Biggers Road, Steel
Bridge Road, Lower Steel Bridge Road, Poker Bar Road, River Road, Quad P Road, Bridge Road, Red Lane, Old
Highway, Lewiston Road, Ohio Lane, Lowden Way, Ponderosa Pines, River Front Road, Wellock Road, S. Ponderosa Pine, Coffin Road, Dirt Road, Benvenuto Way, Browns Mountain Road, Mountain Springs Road, Jobe Way,
Steelhead Circle, Rebel Road, Quail Point Road, Lockhart Ranch Road, Prut Road, Upper Salt Flat Road, Salt Flat
Road, Goose Ranch Road, Dredger Lane, Bacham Lane, Partridge Lane, Shady Lane, River Rock Road, Old Oak
Road, Gulch Road and Lewiston Turn Pike Road
All roads and streets west of Trinity Dam Blvd and east of Lewiston Road
Deadwood Road east of Trinity Dam Blvd
All residences on Baker Road including Cooper Gulch, Posey Road, Lakeview Terrace and Pine Cove Marina
including Eagle Mountain Road

Carr Fire Repopulation Map:
View live structure maps at:
Shasta County Environmental Health Division:

For the most up to date orders visit:

Road Closures:
Shasta County:
SR 299 from Buenaventura Blvd to Buckhorn
Texas Springs at Placer Road
Buckhorn Summit at SR 299 (Eastbound)
Clear Creek Road at Cloverdale Lane
Hwy 299 at Buckhorn Summit
Gas Point Road at Clear Creek Rd
Gas Point Road and Foster Road Happy Valley Trail
and Hawthorn Road
Hwy 299 at Buckhorn Summit
Iron Mountain Rd at SR 299
Lower Springs Rd at Swasey Drive
Swasey Drive & Placer Road
Weseman Road at Powerline Road
Quartz Hill Road at Counter
Platina Road at Bully Choop
Montgomery Ranch Road at Placer Road

City of Redding:
Benton & Quartz Hill Road
Boston Road at Placer Road
Buenaventura at Keswick
Buenventura & Hwy 299
Elk Dr at Carnelian
Keswick Dam Road & Quartz Hill Road
Lake Blvd at Keswick Dam
Lake Blvd at Quartz Hill
Lakeside Drive at Buenaventura Blvd
Oasis Road & Lake Blvd
Placer Road at Chapparal Drive
Ridge Lane at SR 299
Sunset Drive at Eureka Way
Trinity County:
Old Hwy at Poker Bar Road
Hwy 299 at Poker Bar Road (Poker Bar Road is Open)
Rush Creek Road East of China Grade
Trinity Dam Blvd at Fairview Marina Drive


RELEASE DATE: August 1, 2018
5:30 P.M.
WHAT: Repopulation and re-entry of Centerville area.
WHERE: Placer Road just west of Plateau Circle *RESIDENTS ONLY*
Re-entry of Placer Road West from Boston Ave to the intersection of
Swasey Drive. This will include all roadways on the North & South side of
Placer Rd for residents only. This will include Dillard Road and Skywalker
Drive. Residents entering this area will be required to produce
documentation to verify residency. Residents will only be able to access
this area via Placer Rd westbound from Buenaventura.
Placer Road remains closed West of Swasey Drive. All Swasey Drive
remains closed.
Road Closures:
Placer Road & Boston Ave. *Residents Only*
Placer Road at Swasey Drive.

Carr Fire Repopulation Map:
For more information about returning home:
View live structure maps at:
Shasta County Environmental Health Division:



All of the current reported missing persons incident to the Carr Fire have been located and accounted for. The Missing Persons Hotline will be shutting down and staff will be directed towards other necessary tasks. Any additional missing persons reports will be processed through SHASCOM at (530)245-6540 per standard procedure.

The Shasta County Sheriff’s Department and the Redding Police Department thank the Shasta County community for their support and local media for their assistance in bringing our displaced citizens back together. We also offer our condolences to those who lost loved ones during this disaster.


WHEN: August 2, 2018 at 4:00 P.M.
700 Auditorium Drive
Redding, CA 96001



Redding Police Department

As of now, access to Mary Lake via Lakeside Dr. is no longer available. Additionally, Lakeside Dr is closed at Greehaven Ln. The area of Regatta Ct., Greenhaven Ln. and Lakeside Dr from Buenaventura Blvd. to Greehaven Ln. are closed due to an issue NOT RELATED to the Carr Fire. Reentry to the Mary Lake Subdivision will continue. Access to the area will continue for residents only at Placer Rd. at Mary Lake Dr. or Placer Rd. at Oconner Ave. We will update you as soon as possible.


WHAT: Repopulation and re-entry of Mary Lake Subdivision
WHEN: August 1, 2018 at 11:00 A.M.
WHERE: Mary Lake Subdivision *RESIDENTS ONLY*
Reentry to Mary Lake Subdivision will be for residents only. Access into
the area for residents of the Mary Lake Subdivision will be from
Buenaventura Blvd. to Lakeside Dr. or from Placer Rd. to Mary Lake Dr.
There will be no access to Placer Road west of Boston Ave and to Eureka
Way/SR-299 west of Ridge Drive.
The evacuation order remains for homes accessed via Dillard Lane and
homes accessed via Record Lane west of Nantucket Drive.
Some residents living on Quinton Drive, Brinn Dr., Ridge Dr. & Kilkee
Drive may have limited access to their properties due to safety concerns.

Carr Fire Repopulation Map:
For more information about returning home:
View live structure maps at:
Shasta County Environmental Health Division:


WHAT: Live Evacuation and Repopulation Map
NOTES: A live evacuation and repopulation map has been developed for residents
in the communities affected by evacuation orders.

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Barbara Rice
Barbara Rice is's administrative assistant. She grew up in Igo listening to the devil's music, hearing tales of WWII, and reading James Thurber and Mad Magazine while dreaming of travel to exotic lands. She graduated from Shasta High School, Shasta College, and San Francisco State University. After too many blistering Sacramento Valley summers, she's traded it all for the ocean breezes of Humboldt County. She's been told she's a bad influence and that makes her very happy. She tweets, travels, and spoils cats. There's a dance in the old dame yet.
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