Mandatory evacuation issued for Lookout Ranchettes in Modoc County

, Posted: Fri, August 1 2014 at 3:32 PM, Updated: Fri, August 1 2014 at 4:36 PM

Modoc County, Calif. -- Lookout Ranchettes in Modoc County have been given a mandatory evacuation order. The Bay Fire near Adin, California and is approximately 7,000 acres. Officials say the fire is 5% contained and was caused by lightning.

A shelter has been opened at Adin Community Center. For information call 233-5342.

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