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Evacuation ordered as crews battle grass fire in San Joaquin County

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By Yosi Yahoudai
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Evacuation ordered as crews battle grass fire in San Joaquin County

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Updated: 5:56 PM PDT Jun 1, 2024

Several agencies have responded to a grass fire in San Joaquin County on Saturday that has burned hundreds of acres. Cal Fire’s website shows the blaze has spread 946 acres and is 40% contained. The fire is near West Corral Hollow Road south of Tracy. An evacuation order has been issued by Cal Fire for residents in the area. The South San Joaquin Fire Authority is also assisting with the effort. | MORE | A 2024 guide for how to prepare for wildfires in CaliforniaHere are key websites that are important for all Californians during wildfire season.Cal Fire wildfire incidents: Cal Fire tracks its wildfire incidents here. You can sign up to receive text messages for Cal Fire updates on wildfires happening near your ZIP code here.Wildfires on federal land: Federal wildfire incidents are tracked here.Preparing for power outages: Ready.gov explains how to prepare for a power outage and what to do when returning from one here. Here is how to report track and report PG&E power outages.Keeping informed when you’ve lost power and cellphone service: How to find a National Weather Service radio station near you.Be prepared for road closures: Download Caltrans’ QuickMap app or check the latest QuickMap road conditions here.San Joaquin County emergency informationSan Joaquin County Office of Emergency ServicesSign up for the SJReady community notification systemSan Joaquin County neighborhood evacuation mapsFire departments in San Joaquin CountySee more coverage of top California stories here | Download our app.

Several agencies have responded to a grass fire in San Joaquin County on Saturday that has burned hundreds of acres.

Cal Fire’s website shows the blaze has spread 946 acres and is 40% contained. The fire is near West Corral Hollow Road south of Tracy.

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An evacuation order has been issued by Cal Fire for residents in the area.

The South San Joaquin Fire Authority is also assisting with the effort.

| MORE | A 2024 guide for how to prepare for wildfires in California

Here are key websites that are important for all Californians during wildfire season. San Joaquin County emergency information

See more coverage of top California stories here | Download our app.

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About the Author
Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.

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