Evacuations, Road Closures Lifted – Mountain Fire Update, August 24 5:20 AM

Calfire on Twitter @5:00 PM:

Shasta County Sheriff on Twitter:

#MountainFire Our Animal Regulation Officers spent the past few days feeding & caring for animals remaining in the evac zone incl. rescuing this little kitten from the flames. They will continue to provide care to as many animals as possible until residents are able to return.

Photos by Shasta County Sheriff’s Office/Animal Regulation on Twitter


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