[UPDATE 2:22 p.m.] Structure Fire Spreading to Wildland
This fire was originally reported as being in the Blue Slide area but now all resources are being directed up the China Creek fork.
UPDATE 1:18 p.m.: There are structures to the east which might be threatened, according to a pilot.
UPDATE 1:55 p.m.: Cal Fire tweeted, “China Fire in So. Hum is checked by aircraft retardant. Structure fully involved. Ground units arriving at scene.”
UPDATE 1:56 p.m.: The crews are getting a handle on this. The incident commander via scanner traffic is sending back all resources not yet on scene except for one water tender.
UPDATE 2:22 p.m. We’ve got a line around it. We’re working to increase containment,” reports the incident commander.
UPDATE 6:40 p.m.: Final rundown: “The China Fire held at 1/4 acre…In mop up,” tweeted Cal Fire.