Cal Fire’s Public Information office reports that although forward progress of the Intanko Fire near Wheatland & Beale Air Forec Base was halted at 850 acres Tuesday afternoon, it continues to slowly grow. As of last evening it was up to 939 acres and 85% contained. Two structures are now reported destroyed.
A portion of the base and areas near Camp Far West Lake were evacuated for several hours at the height of the vegetation fire.
The cause is still under investigation.