The Monument Fire is now more than 204,400 acres and is 45% contained. 50 structures have been destroyed. 6 firefighters have been injured. Evacuations include all areas along Hyamnpom Road from Grassy Flat Road west to St. John Road and east of Drinkwater Gulch to Cedar Gulch Road, the intersection of Tule Creek Road at Jesse Road south through Indian Valley, as well as Helena/East Fork, Hobo Gulch, Big Mountain Road and Big French Creek Road. An evacuation warning has been issued for all of Hayfork.
The Knob Fire near Willow Creek is being managed along with the Monument Fire. It’s about 2,420 acres and 92% contained.