Red Cross Evacuation Center for Mad River/Ruth at: Van Duzen Community Center, Van Duzen Road, Mad River:    
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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:    
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Lanes still blocked on 101 near Benbow from rock slide

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BENBOW - Some lanes of Highway 101 near Benbow Lake road have been blocked more than a day now due to a rockslide Thursday night.

The northbound lanes of Highway 101 near Benbow were blocked beginning Thursday due to debris in the roadway.

Traffic was reduced to one lane each way.

This evening, Caltrans is expecting to open the northbound lane two, though lane one will remain closed. Geologists were on scene again Friday addressing the slide. They will determine if work needs to be done in the area before traffic can return to normal.