Thursday, March 19, 2015

Deadman Fire

Incident #1 - Updated at 4:49 pm

  • Located off of Vanocker and Galena Roads
  • Local, federal, and state resources have responded
Initial size up information is currently being collected on this incident.  Updated information will be posted as received.

Incident #1 - Named the Deadman Fire
Updated at 6:27 pm
  • Estimated at 3-5 acres
  • Resources are on scene
  • This fire is burning in steep and rugged terrain
  • A Fire Investigator has been ordered to determine cause
8:15 pm Update
  • US Forest Service jurisdiction
  • located on the Meade/Lawrence county line
Firefighters strengthen fireline on the Deadman Fire.

8:26 am Update on March 20
  • One engine staffed the fire overnight
  • Three hand crews and 4 engines will continue to staff the fire throughout the day
Deadman Fire taken on initial attack.
3:04 pm Update 
  • 6.6 acres
Deadman Fire