Red Cross Evacuation Center for Mad River/Ruth at: Van Duzen Community Center, Van Duzen Road, Mad River:
Precautionary evacuations for the town of Blocksburg.:
Mandatory Evacuations for residences in the area of Mad River Rd from Highway 36 to Three Forks Road area and the back side of the lake on Ruth/Zenia Road to the Ruth Dam: - Click for more Info
State Route 36 is closed at the Trinity County line due to the wildfires. It's unknown when the roadway will re-open:
For 24-hour Air Quality Information, call the NCUAQMD’s hotline toll-free at 1-866-BURN-DAY (1-866-287-6329), or visit the website at www.ncuaqmd.org.: - Click for more Info
Crash Follows Arcata High Speed Pursuit
The Arcata Police Department have made one arrest following a crash after a high speed pursuit. The driver fled when police attempted to stop the car after running stolen Montana plates on the vehicle.
According to Arcata Police the vehicle went north onto hwy 101 when police stopped the pursuit due to high speeds and icy road conditions. The car was found on the side of the road with no one inside.
Police received a call from Mad River Hospital that two people had come into the hospital with suspicious injuries. Police responded to the hospital and arrested Jeremy Korte for driving without a license, stolen property and felony evasion.