The Carr Fire in Shasta County continues to grow from west Redding and west through Whiskeytown and French Gulch. As of now 80,906 acres have burned and it’s 5 percent contained, according to Cal Fire. There are 3,410 fire personnel battling the fire which is active in all directions. Road closures include areas of SR-299 and SR-273 in the fire perimeter areas.
For additional information including about evacuations, you can phone the Carr Fire line at (530) 225-2510, and you can visit http://www.shascom911.com