Update: 18:00 - Ventura County Sheriff reporting one person trapped on Morris Dr
Update: 17:30 - 30+ acres, IC requesting 2 additional dozers and one Type 3 Strike Team.
- Evacuations: According to the Ventura County Fire Department, two roads were being evacuated at 7 p.m.: Morris Road and Hunter Lane. Approximately 84 homes were under evacuation orders, near Foothill Drive and Arundell Circle. More than 200 people were affected.
- Evacuation centers were being set up but were not immediately available.
- Animal control at the Fillmore Memorial Building to help with small animals
|Goodenough Wildland fire burning north of the 126 Freeway near Hunter Drive in Fillmore on Monday, April 8, 2013. (KABC Photo)|
Incident IA: 15:15hrs Fully involved Mobile Home, Strong winds, rapid ROS, moving to an orchard near Goodenough Road.
Location: North of the 126 Freeway near Hunter Drive, Fillmore, Ventura County
Sizeup: Two fires burning in the Fillmore area, Flames were reportedly traveling east toward Pole Creek.
Acres: 50+ per OPS. 100 homes threatened
Resources: 50 fire units were on scene at 6 p.m. Los Angeles County Fire Department was sending air support, 2 additional dozers and one Type 3 Strike Team enroute.
Strike Teams: Deploy E123's, E73's, E126's, E128's, E156's & BN22-A form up Strike Team 1106-A. OES E8132, E8133, E8134, E8135, Montebello E56 & BN65 form up ST 1870-C. Stage @ FS126.
Cal Fire SLO :2 Strike Teams of Fire Crews ; 1 Strike Team of Fire Engines enroute
Terrain: Heavy brush mixed WUI
Weather: Wind gusts of up to 45 mph were reported.
CFN - California Fire News 2013