King Fire UPDATE

Cal Fire has put out the following information regarding the King Fire:

The King Fire is currently located in the canyon of the south fork of the American river, northeast of the community of Pollock Pines.  It is approximately 3000 acres and 10% contained and moving east/northeast with a rapid rate of spread.

Road closures are Forebay Road at Blair Road and Forebay Road at Pony Express Trail.

 Mandatory Evacuation Orders are in place for all of the following: Eastside of Forebay Road from King of the Mountain Road to Pony Express Trail.  All roads north of Pony Express Trail from Forebay Road east through Bullion Bend.  White Meadows road and Spring Valley Road are also under mandatory evacuation.

Voluntary evacuation advisories are in place for residents located on the westside of Forebay road from Blair Road to Pony Express trail and the following areas: Badger Hill road, Marmot road, Lucky Mine road, Old Blair Mill road, Apple creek Ct., Applemont Ranch, Chickaree Lane, Longs Creek, Quick silver Road, Quick silver Ct.,  and Baltimore Road.