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:
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Man injured in assault
From Eureka Police Department:
Just before 7 pm on Tuesday night, Eureka Police officer’s responded to the foot of Del Norte Street to a transient related
unknown problem. A male subject was discovered with life threatening injuries likely caused by an assault. The male victim is a 30 year old male transient, Brandon Spharler.
Spharler was unable to give a statement prior to emergency medical procedures.
The Eureka Police Department’s Investigation Division is asking the public for any information about this incident. Spharler had a friend known as Rocko, who shared his camp area. Investigators are also requesting that Rocko make contact with investigators.
Anybody with information about this incident should contact Detective John Gordon at (707) 441-4032.