Small Cabin Engulfed; Fire Spread to Wildland in Mad River Area

Burning structureAt around 5 a.m. today, Southern Trinity Fire Department was paged to a structure fire about four to five miles up County Line Creek Road in Mad River, according to a former firefighter who goes by Gary Carpenter. Upon arriving, he said, They found a small cabin fully involved and flames spreading to the wildland.

According to WildCad, the fire spread to about one acre in the area.

US Forest Service also responded.

“We’ve got a line about it,” said Peggi Lawrence spokesperson for Six Rivers National Forest this morning at 10:10 a.m. “It isn’t going anywhere.”

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