NEVADA COUNTY, Calif. (KTXL) — The Still Fire forced mandatory evacuations for zones NCO-E397, according to the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office.
Evacuation orders were lifted at 3:55 p.m. for all zones, according to the sheriff’s office.
CAL FIRE reported at around 3:15 p.m. that the fire is 20% contained and forward progress has been stopped.
The Nevada County Fairgrounds is serving as the evacuation point for animals and humans can evacuate to Bear River High School, according to the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office.
The fire is located off of Wolf Road on Still Road, near Lake of the Pines, according to CAL FIRE Nevada-Yuba-Placer Unit (NEU).
CAL FIRE said the fire is currently being mapped at 44 acres.