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:
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
UPDATE: Arrest made in Homicide investigation at Trinidad RV Park
From the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office:
On 1-10-2014, at approximately 10:00 a.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s Detectives arrested Larry Clinton Morrow, 33 years old from Trinidad for homicide. Morrow was booked into the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office Correctional Facility where he is being held on one million dollars bail. The cause of death and the victim’s name are not being released at this time. Detectives are still investigating the crime.
On 1-10-2014, at approximately 3:00 a.m., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office was notified of people yelling in the Hidden Creek Trailer Park, Trinidad. Deputies responded to the area and located a deceased 24 year old male victim near a trailer. Detectives were notified and responded to the scene. Detectives have a male detained and currently interviewing that person, along with witnesses. The Humboldt County District Attorney’s Office is assisting in the investigation. Additional information will be released as more information becomes available.
Anyone with information for the Sheriff’s Office regarding this case or related criminal activity is encouraged to call the Sheriff’s Office at 707-445-7251 or the Sheriffs Office Crime Tip line at 707-268-2539.