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Lumgrey fire grows to 180 acres

Lumgrey fire grows to 180 acres

Posted: Jun 18, 2019 12:09 AM
Updated: Jun 18, 2019 12:09 AM

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"watching out klamath national forest in siskiyou county. highways in the area are being impacted. some have been closed, smoke is a major concern. there is also an evacuation warning. [a17]lumgrey fire-pkg intro fi andryanna says: "the lumgrey fire started as two different fires. those two fires have now come together and is now almost 200 acres." the smoky skies are back in yreka thanks to the 180 acre lumgray fire that started at about 6pm this evening. 30 of those acres are on the other side of the klamath river. joshua says: "we have a lot of resources with our partners, cal fire and our other local participating fire departments that we order and they come to help us out and help us suppress this fire with every resource we can get." right now evacuation warnings are in place for people living on empire creek road and dutch creek road. highway 96 is also closed. andryanna says: "the cause of the fire is still under investigation. we'll bring you updates as soon as they come in. you can find them on our website kdrv dot com. in yreka, andryanna sheppard, newswatch 12. the klamath national forest says
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