Hwy 49/Main St. through Sierra City was open to 1-way traffic with an escort at 12:06 pm.
In addition to Sierra City VFD, Sierra County Fire (Sierraville & Calpine), Downieville VFD, Camptonville VFD, USFS Engine 31 out of Camptonville, and a County water truck responded along with Dep. Rust and CHP Kostik for traffic control. PG&E also responded for the power. Supervisor Huebner and Larry Breed from the Sierra Country Store also lent a hand. It was another excellent coordination of mutual response and only one minor injury due to smoke inhalation, according to Sgt. Michelle Anderson. - Photos by Sheriff Tim Standley