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4:30 Update Walker Fire Near Camptonville

4:30- Walker Fire 75% contained…. now at 12.3 acres forward progress halted….releasing more units from the fire.

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3:15-  Multiple units from a number agencies are responding to a vegetation near Walker Mill Rd and Celestial Valley Road in the Camptonville Area on Tahoe National Forest land. The Walker Fire was initially reported at 5 acres with rapid spread. Power lines are down. Possible structures threatened. The fire has grown to between 8-10 acres. Crews are making progress though.
TNF Information Officer Michael Woodbridge has this update.

Click here to listen to Michael Woodbridge

Woodbridge says there a positive signs that crews are making progress.

Click here to listen to Michael Woodbridge

The Walker Fire broke out just before 2:00 PM.

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