Radford Fire near Big Bear Lake

Latest from Big Bear Fire and the National Forest Service:

San Bernardino National Forest

 

Highway 38 is now open.

06:00PM RADFORD FIRE UPDATE 917 ACRES WITH 0% CONTAINMENT.
REPLACEMENT AIR ATTACK IS TAKING THE AIR OPERATION OVER SINCE EXISTING AIR ATTACK IS TIMING OUT.
AIR ATTACK FOCUS TODAY WAS TO COMPLETELY BOX IN THE FIRE WITH RETARDANT AND THEN REINFORCE THOSE LINES WITH ADDITIONAL DROPS.
ALSO TOOK CARE OF A FEW SPOT FIRES WHICH CONTINUE TO BE A PROBLEM FOR FIREFIGHTERS.

San Bernardino County Sheriff
@sbcountysheriff
#RadfordFire Evacuation Warnings: The area of Club View east to Angles Camp Rd & Vine Ave south to Lassen Dr. Summit Blvd east to McAllister Rd, east of Hwy 18 & Fox Farm Rd south to Evergreen Rd.

 

CORRECTION/UPDATE 12:43 p.m.
Evacuation Order for Big Bear Area: Beverly Lane, south to 2N10 and 2N08, west to Castlerock.
@SanBernardinoNF
An evacuation center for people affected by the #RadfordFire will open at 1:30 this afternoon. The #RedCross will be at Big Bear High School, 351 Maple lane, Big Bear.
@SBCOUNTYFIRE
@sbcountysheriff
@SoCal_RedCross

 

RADFORD FIRE UPDATE (9/6/22 @ 7:04 AM):

The U.S. Forest Service is reporting the Radford Fire to be 450 acres in size. The fire is located north of Highway 38 in the Barton Flats area.

Evacuation orders remain in effect for the area between Glass Road and South Fork River Road. Highway 38 is closed from Angelus Oaks to 5.3 miles west of the north junction of Highway 18 in Big Bear.

For more details, visit https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/8390/. Updated information will be posted as it becomes available.