ELDORADO NATIONAL FOREST (CBS13) — Six months and one day after it started, the Fork Fire burning in the Eldorado National Forest is officially out.
The fire started on September 8 and torched more than 1,670 acres in a remote area north-east of Pollock Pines.READ MORE: California Lifts Limits On Indoor Worship Services, Still Advises Limiting Capacity At 25%
Forest officials say suppression repair will continue throughout the 2021 field season.READ MORE: Sheriff To Talk About ‘Major Developments’ In Disappearance Of Kristin Smart
When it first started, the flames briefly forced evacuations in the area, impacting approximately 600 people.MORE NEWS: Watch The Derek Chauvin Trial Live
No injuries were reported in the wildfire. No cause has been released.