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

Power line falls in Eureka

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EUREKA- Before 9 a.m. Wednesday morning in Eureka, Humboldt Bay Fire responded to a report of a structure fire on the 3400 block of Montgomery Street.

Fire officials confirm there was no structure fire when they arrived, but a power line had fell down and was still energized. It initially landed on a home, but was on the ground when crews arrived.  PG&E crews de-energized the power line less than an hour later.  One home lost power due to the downed line.