Hidden Fire

No threat to Big Bear at this time

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Location:34.149 latitude, -117.189 longitude

  • Firefighters are working a wildland fire north of Highland Avenue west of Highway 330.
  • The fire is currently about 33 acres with forward rate of spread stopped.

200+ personnel including 4 Crews, 35 Engines, 5 Water Tenders, 1 Dozer, 5 Helo, 2 Tankers

Road Closures

Highway 330 has been reopened. Please use caution while driving the highway, as crews and engines are still working near the highway. 


Current as of 7/12/2017, 5:52:20 PM
Incident Type Wildfire
Cause Under Investigation
Date of Origin Wednesday July 12th, 2017 approx. 03:28 PM
Location Hwy 330 n/o Highland
Incident Commander USFS - R. Renteria
Incident Description Wildland Fire

Current Situation

Total Personnel 200
Size 33 Acres
Percent of Perimeter Contained 20%
Fuels Involved

Grass & chaparral

1 Heat Related Injury

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Last Five 911 calls

Event: Level Zero(No available resources)
Info:  Maple Ridge Dr Big Bear City
Date-Time: Wed, 21 Mar 2018 20:53:37 -0700

Event: TRAUMA-A3
Info:  E Wildhorse Ln SUGARLOAF
Date-Time: Wed, 21 Mar 2018 20:50:04 -0700

Event: PSY - Psych/Psychiatric/Abn Behavior
Info:  Maple Ln SUGARLOAF
Date-Time: Wed, 21 Mar 2018 20:42:53 -0700

Event: CPR-E1 /Cardiac Arrest-not breathing
Info:  S Wolf Rd BIG BEAR
Date-Time: Wed, 21 Mar 2018 18:52:02 -0700

Event: RA - Reside/Residential Alarm
Info:  Brownie Ln BIG BEAR LAKE
Date-Time: Wed, 21 Mar 2018 15:13:51 -0700

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