Deputies: People in Chester should leave immediately

The Sheriff's Office is urging people to leave Chester now or go to the High School.

Posted: Aug 4, 2021 4:02 PM
Updated: Aug 5, 2021 8:27 AM

CHESTER, Calif. - The Plumas County Sheriff’s Office is urging people to leave the area immediately.

The Sheriff’s Office said people should leave east.

If people cannot evacuate and are threatened by the fire, go to the Chester High School baseball field.

The Plumas County Sheriff's Office said the fire entered the southwest area of Chester an hour ago. 

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