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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Woman allegedly assulted with pellet gun at Eureka Motel
The following is from the Eureka Police Department:
On Monday at approximately 7:40 p.m., officers were dispatched to a report of an assault which had just occurred at a motel near the 2400 block of Broadway. The victim said she was waiting for a friend in the driveway of the motel when the manager, identified as Tina Nash, walked from the office area and pointed a rifle type gun at her. The victim said she heard what appeared to be a pellet gun shot and immediately felt a sting on her chin. The victim ran away from the scene and called police.
The victim initially denied medical aid, but was later treated and released from the hospital for a small wound to her lower jaw and lip. Nash was arrested and booked for assault with a deadly weapon. The pellet gun was seized as evidence.