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
Rollover crash sends one man to the hospital
EUREKA- A two-vehicle crash sends one man to the hospital Friday afternoon. Police said a man driving a red pick-up truck was traveling eastbound on V Street when he ran a red light and struck a Nissan driven by Darrell Whipkey of Oregon, who was driving northbound on 5th Street.
Officers said the Whipkey’s car collided into the passenger door of the red truck, causing it to roll over on its side. Traffic on 5th Street was reduced to one lane while crews cleaned up. The driver of the truck was take to the hospital with unknown injuries.