< Back to All News

Second Fire Near Collins Lake

Collins Lake, Yuba County. Fire is burning in heavy brush and grass. The fire is burning on 15 acres to the northeast of the previous County fire.  It is   70 percent contained.
Currently no evacuations. Multiple aircraft, engines, dozers and handcrews have been on scene. Wind conditions are an obstacle as they are creating  erratic fire behavior.
No injuries reported. No road closures.
June 10, 2012 at 9:16  AM – Firefighters made good progress over night. The fire is burning in heavy fuels, in steep terrain.
  Ground crews  continued to work throughout the night.
  No threat to structures. Good progress is being made.
Units from Oregon House, Dobbins, Loma Rica/Browns Valley and the Tahoe National Forest are assisting Cal Fire NEU.

Many thanks to the Fire Information services for their updates.

KNCO Web Comments Guidelines

  1. Keep it clean. Comments with inappropriate language, no matter how cleverly spelled or decorated will not be posted.
  2. Comments on the way the story was written or misspelled words will be passed on to the story authors and not posted.
  3. Please use your real name. Anonymous comments or comments posted using a fake name or web handle may not be posted.
  4. Please use your real email address so we can contact you.
  5. No flaming. Any comments that are primarily of a name calling finger pointing nature may not be posted.
  6. The comment section is not a right it is a privilege. KNCO retains all rights as to what is posted on its website.

Leave A Comment



* captcha