According to Sheriff Eric Magrini, three people have died due to the Zogg Fire in Shasta County. Magrini gave no further information about those who died. Magrini said the fire forced about 1,250 people out of their homes, but those numbers could increase with the fire spreading rapidly.
An update on the Zogg Fire burning in Shasta County is being given by officials with the Cal Fire Shasta-Trinity Unit (Cal Fire SHU).
According to Cal Fire, the fire is still at least 15,000 acres and zero percent contained.
Evacuations are for the following areas:
- All areas south of South Fork Road and Zogg Mine Road. South along Gas Point corridor, including Gas Point Road to Foster Drive.
- All residents west of Zogg Mine Road.
- Platina Road to Tehama County line.