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Firefighters gain 98% containment on Hog Fire

Cal Fire says containment lines held this weekend on the Hog Fire burning near Susanville. Here is the latest information.

Posted: Jul 18, 2020 5:18 PM
Updated: Aug 10, 2020 8:57 AM

LASSEN COUNTY, Calif. - The Hog Fire is 9,564 acres in size and 98% contained. Two structures have been destroyed by the fire, Cal Fire reports.

Both Highway 36 and Highway 44 are open for through traffic, however, flames and smoke from the fire’s interior may be visible as individuals travel, Cal Fire warned.

All evacuation orders and warnings have been lifted.

The Hog Fire started Saturday, July 18 at 3:30 p.m., according to Inciweb. It's burning along Highway 44, about five miles west of Susanville.

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