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: Dixie Fire Update: Smoke From The 142,940-Acre Fire Is Now Drifting Into The Sacramento Valley
Forest officials say suppression repair will continue throughout the 2021 field season.READ MORE: 2 Men Arrested After Catalytic Converter Theft In Yuba City
When it first started, the flames briefly forced evacuations in the area, impacting approximately 600 people.MORE NEWS: Remains Of WWII Sailor From Stockton Killed At Pearl Harbor Officially Accounted For, Navy Says
No injuries were reported in the wildfire. No cause has been released.