River Fire Marches on to 2,800 Acres, 10 % Containment, 1,500 Structures Threatened

Salinas, CA…The fire has moved across Pine Canyon, continuing to move to the south toward River Road. Firefighters continue to defend structures in the northern end of the fire near San Benancio/Corral de Cielo, as well as the River Road/Pine Canyon area.

Mandatory Evacuation Pine Canyon Rd, Parker Rd, Laurel Ln, & Trimble Hill Ln
Evacuation Advisory: Indian Canyon, Mt. Toro Access Rd & San Benancio Rd from Troy Lane to Corral de Tierra, including Corral del Cielo Rd, Lucie Lane, and Covie Ln

Evacuation Center at Buena Vista Middle School, 18250 Tara Dr, Salinas

Road Closures: Closed to Nonessential Travel: Corral del Cielo Rd, Mt. Toro Access Rd, River Road from Hwy 68 to Chualar River Rd. Closed to Non Residents: Corral de Tierra and San Benancio at Hwy 68

Animal Evac. Center(s): SPCA 831-264-5455, Marina Equestrian Center

Engines: 55
Water Tenders: 6
Helicopters: 2
Hand Crews: 10
Dozers: 9
Total Personnel: 520
Air Tankers: 8
Cooperating Agencies: