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FireWatch: Wildfires cause multiple highway closures

Areas of highway closures are subject to change at any time.

Posted: Aug 8, 2021 10:01 AM

MEDFORD, Ore. – Wildfire incidents are caused a number of road closures in District 2. Areas of highway closures are subject to change at any time.

STATE ROUTE 299: State Route 299 in Trinity County is currently CLOSED from Burnt Ranch to Powerhouse Road 2 miles west of Junction City due to #MonumentFire. There is currently no estimated time for when the roadway will be reopened. For current fire information, click here.

STATE ROUTE 36: State Route 36 is currently closed from White Rock Road (Shasta County) to the junction with State Route 3 (Trinity County) due to the #McFarlandFire. There is currently no estimated time for when the roadway will be reopened. For current fire information, click here.

STATE ROUTE 36: State Route 36 is closed from just east of Morgan Summit to the junction with Highway 44 due to the #DixieFire

STATE ROUTE 70: State Route 70 is currently closed from just east of Jarbo Gap (Deadwood Road) to the junction with State Route 89 (Greenville Wye) due to the #DixieFire.

STATE ROUTE 32: State Route 32 is currently closed from Butte Meadows to the junction with State Route 36 due to the #DixieFire.

STATE ROUTE 89: State Route 89 is currently closed from approximately 1 mile north of Crescent Mills to the junction with State Route 36 due to the #DixieFire.

STATE ROUTE 89: State Route 89 is currently closed through Lassen Volcanic National Park, from the junction with State Route 36 to the junction with State Route 44, due to the #DixieFire.

STATE ROUTE 147: State Route 147 is currently closed from the junction with State Route 89 to County Road A-21 due to the #DixieFire.

At this time, there are no detours in place due to these closures.
QuickMap is free app to use for smartphones, where you can find the best alternate route to get to your destination.
You can also call 1-800-427-7623 for highway condition information.
Motorists are being urged to check roadway conditions often as these wildfire incidents remain dynamic.

If you are traveling in a large vehicle (big rig, large recreational vehicle or commercial bus), please check this website for route restriction information when considering alternate routes.

Please follow the Caltrans District 2 Facebook and Twitter pages for additional updates.

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