Fawnskin, CA, April 21, 2013 – UPDATE: The Forest Service reported 50% containment at 30 acres as of 7:00 p.m. Sunday. Full containment is expected by 4/26/13.
Forest Service Road 2N71 is closed, as is a section of the PCT between 2N09 and 3N12 (foot traffic is being rerouted).
The cause is an escaped campfire.
6 hand crews
5 water tenders
Another official update is scheduled for Monday morning.
- Miller Fire Now at 75% Containment with Full Containment Expected by Tonight
- Oak Glen and Yucaipa Fires Approaching Full Containment; Continued South Winds May Bring More Drift Smoke Our Way
- Big Bear Valley’s Five Post Offices Closed on Saturday; Big Bear Lake, Big Bear City and Fawnskin P.O. Open Full Day Friday