Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Lockheed Fire: Tuesday Update

CDF reports 80% containment. The affected area has increased by just over 100 acres. Almost all the evacuation restrictions have now been lifted, except for a handful of houses still under threat on Warnella Road. A sixth firefighter has been reported as injured. Costs have been estimated at around $15m. Still no information on the cause of the blaze.