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Bear Fire: Traffic Alerts

Action News Now will keep you updated on road conditions throughout Northern California.

Posted: Sep 9, 2020 9:21 AM
Updated: Sep 18, 2020 10:19 AM

Last updated: 10:18 a.m., Friday, Sept. 18, 2020. For all evacuation orders and warnings in Butte County for the Bear Fire, Click Here.


Butte County:

  • Highway 162 at Simmons Road
  • Simmons Road at Big Ridge Road
  • Highway 162 at Bidwell Bar Bridge
  • Lumpkin Road north of Faye Mar Drive
  • Highway 70 at Four Trees Road
  • Forbestown Road at Lower Forbestown Road
  • Forbestown Road at Westar Court

Plumas County:

  • Quincy La Porte Road from SR-70 to Red Bridge is open to residents and essential work.
  • Peppard Flat Road (the dirt portion) is closed.
  • Quincy LaPorte Rd. from Red Bridge (Middle Fork of Feather River) south to the Plumas County Line is closed.
  •  Bucks Lake Rd. between the Plumas / Butte County Line and Bucks Lake Big Creek Rd. (east intersection) and all roads in between are closed.

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