California – The Scotts Fire in Lake County burned hundreds of acres and resulted in the evacuation of nearby residents in the town of Upper Lake on Friday.
In a separate incident, the Stafford Fire in Trinity County burned hundreds of acres and prompted the evacuation of nearby residents late Thursday night. Additional evacuations of residents within the affected area were likely on Friday.
The Sonoma, Mendocino and Lake Counties Chapter deployed team members and opened a shelter for the evacuees. The shelter closed hours later.
Team members from the ARC of Northeastern California Chapter opened a shelter for residents within the affected area.