Mandatory evacuation for both sides of Lower Mad River Road, from Ruth Marina/Journey’s End to Ruth/Zenia Road. :
State Route 36 is closed at the Trinity County line due to the wildfires. It's unknown when the roadway will re-open:
Homicide investigation at Trinidad RV park
TRINIDAD- It's the second homicide investigation in Humboldt County, only 10 days into the new year. According to the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office, at approximately 3 a.m. Friday, deputies were notified of people yelling in the Hidden Creek Trailer Park. Deputies responded to the area and found a deceased 24-year-old male victim near a trailer. Detectives have a man detained and are currently interviewing that person, along with witnesses. The Humboldt County District Attorney’s Office is assisting in the investigation. Additional information will be released as more information becomes available.
Anyone with information for the Sheriff’s Office regarding this case or related criminal activity is encouraged to call the Sheriff’s Office at 707-445-7251 or the Sheriffs Office Crime Tip line at 707-268-2539.