Fire Forces Evacuations In Trinity County

Evacuations are underway from an out-of-control fire 5 miles northeast of Hayfork. The Barker Fire was first reported in Barker Valley north of Highway 3 at about 12:30PM Friday and it's already grown to more than 500 acres with no containment yet. Mandatory evacuations are ordered for Barker Creek Road. An evacuation center is set up at Solid Rock Church on Tule Creek Road in Hayfork.