EVACUATION UPDATE Friday, 4:35 PM:
ZoneHaven Area 1120 has been split. This is the area of Highway 96 near Horse Creek. The NORTH side of HWY 96 is under evacuation WARNING only. The SOUTH side of HWY 96 remains under EVACUATION ORDER.
The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office has issued an EVACUATION ORDER for the SOUTH side of the Klamath River from Gottsville to Scott River Road including communities of Klamath River and Walker Road due to the #McKinneyFire burning northwest of Yreka. (Zones SIS 1120 and SIS 1123.)
An Evacuation WARNING has been issued for the area in yellow: Zone 3502.
The fire is burning in the McKinney Creek area.
Residents under evacuation orders need to evacuate IMMEDIATELY.
Surrounding areas should be ready to evacuate if needed.
See ZoneHaven Map for more information:
Resources are continuing to arrive at the incident. Several helicopters and air tankers are on scene.
Temporary Evacuation Point (TEP) is at Seiad Valley Fire Hall.