Posted by: Stan Russell | July 31, 2019

Mill Fire Incident Overview – Day 2

Mill Fire Update

July 31, 2019 – 11:15 A.M.

Incident Overview

The Mill Fire was reported at 5:36 a.m. on July 30, 2019 on Mill Creek, north west of the Ventana Wilderness off of Nacimiento Ferguson Road. As of this morning, 280 acres have burned with 10% containment. The fire is burning in chaparral, timber and tall grass. It is burning in steep and rugged terrain. Currently, there is no threat to communities, structures or to the public. Access into the area via roads and trails has been closed off.

There are currently 482 resources assigned to the fire, including:

Crews – 14
Engines – 30
Type 1 Helicopters – 3
Type 2 Helicopters – 2
Tankers – various
Lead planes – 2
Air Attack – 7

ESTIMATED CONTAINMENT DATE: AUGUST 1, 2019

MORE INFORMATION AND UPDATES HERE:

https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/6478


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