Delamar Fire Nearing Containment

Release Date: Oct 4, 2016  

SAN BERNARDINO, California, October 4, 2016 – 5:00 pm Update. Firefighters continued work today on securing the fireline and mop-up on the 15 acre Delamar Fire north of Big Bear Lake.

Good progress has been made and fire managers are anticipating full containment tomorrow, October 4.

Roads and trails in the immediate area remain closed today with an anticipated re-opening of most roads early tomorrow morning. Road 3N12 and the Pacific Crest Trail between 3N12 and 2N09 will remain closed to allow continued access for firefighters.

For more information on the Delamar Fire please visit: http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/5051/ or call the San Bernardino Fire Information Line at 909-383-5688.

Quick Fire Facts
Fire Start Date: October 2, 2016
Fire Report Time: 8:41 PM
Location: 1 mile North of Fawnskin, CA in the San Bernardino Mountains
Acres: 15

Containment: 90%
Fire Cause: Under investigation
Fire Fighters Assigned: 32
Fire Engines: 3
Fire Crews: 1
Helicopters: 1
Road Closures: 2N09 (Polique Canyon Road) to 3N16; 3N16 at 3N07 to 3N14 (Big Pine Flats CG); 3N08 west to 3N16 and 3N12 to 3N16
Evacuations: None
Terrain: Rugged and mountainous
Cooperating Agencies: San Bernardino County Fire, Bear Lake Fire Authority, CALFIRE - San Bernardino Unit

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