Pleasant Fire update ( 7 a.m. Feb. 21) (from CAL FIRE)

Staff Writer

Pleasant Fire Incident Information:
Last Updated: February 21, 2018 7:24 am
Date/Time Started: February 18, 2018 2:12 pm
Administrative Unit: Unified Command: CAL FIRE San Bernardino Unit and Inyo County Sheriff's Office
County: Inyo County
Location: Pleasant Valley Dam Road and Hwy 395, north of Bishop
Acres Burned - Containment: 2,250 acres - 50 percent contained
Evacuations: The evacuation center has been closed down and is no longer necessary
Road Closures: Brockman Lane (north of HWY 395), 5 Bridges Road, Pleasant Valley Reservoir Road, Jean Blanc Road, and Dixon Lane (west of housing area towards Brockman).
Pleasant Valley Campground is closed. Escorts by Inyo Sheriff for emergency necessity only. Pit Campground is closed; however, escorts are available to retrieve belongings through BLM.
Cooperating Agencies: CAL FIRE, Inyo County Sheriff's Office, BLM, Inyo USFS, CAL OES, CHP, CDCR, CAL TRANS, Mono County Sheriff, Paradise Fire Dept., DWP, Mammoth Fire, Bishop Fire, Big Pine Fire, Independence Fire, Lone Pine Fire, Long Valley Fire, Wheeler Crest Fire, Red Cross and Southern California Edison.
Total Fire Personnel: 400
Total Fire Engines: 50
Total Fire Crews: 20
Total Helicopters: 0
Total Dozers: 2
Long/Lat: -118.50235/37.40208
Conditions: No active fire activity, heavy mop-up for smoldering activity. Progress continued toward increasing containment.