[UPDATE 4 p.m.] Evacuation Orders Issued for Wildwood in Trinity County; Hwy 36 Being Closed
Press release from the Trinity County Sheriff’s Department:
Evacuation Order ***Areas impacted: WildwoodThe Trinity County Sheriff’s Office is issuing an evacuation order for the town of Wildwood, CA. Evacuation areas are SR 36 @ Wildwood Road, north on Wildwood Road for 10 miles.Residents are advised to leave the area immediatelyThe Evacuation Center will be at Solid Rock Church in Hayfork, CA on Tule Creek Road.Those who are evacuating take precaution as there will be emergency vehicles in the area providing structure protection, fire suppression, and evacuation support.
- An Evacuation Order means you should leave now and the area is closed to the public.
- An Evacuation Warning means the residents of the area should prepare to leave if ordered to do so.
UPDATE 4 p.m.: The Red Cross tweeted, “The Red Cross will open a temporary evacuation center at Solid Rock Christian Fellowship – Tule Creek Rd & Hwy 3 – in Hayfork at 4:30 PM this afternoon.”
UPDATE 5 p.m.: Please note that Hwy 299 is closed because of another wildfire.