Red Cross Evacuation Center for Mad River/Ruth at: Van Duzen Community Center, Van Duzen Road, Mad River:    
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

Pedestrian hit by car in Eureka

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A pedestrian was taken to the hospital with moderate injuries after being hit by a car, which in turn caused a chain reaction accident with another vehicle.

Eureka Police were called a little after three this afternoon to the corner of 7th and H streets in Eureka. Two cars were damaged and one traffic light control box was knocked over. At this time, circumstances of the crash are still under investigation.