Posted on September 27, 2020 by iwano@_84
Another Northern California wildfire started Sunday morning in Napa County after weather forecasters warned of fire danger due to high winds.
The wildfire, called the Glass Fire, is burning east of Calistoga and west of Angwin at 800 acres after Cal Fire first reported it at 4:45 a.m.
Cal Fire’s Lake-Napa-Sonoma Unit said that the vegetation fire had a “dangerous rate of spread” and was pushing toward the community of Deer Park.
Several evacuation orders are already in place, including Deer Park, which has a population of about 1,200. All residents of Crystal Springs and North Fork Crystal Springs roads have been told to leave. College Avenue between Howell Mountain Road and White Cottage Road has also been evacuated. All of Freisen Drive and Lommel Road were also included in evacuation orders.
Adventist Health St. Helena, a hospital in Deer Park, was forced to stop all medical treatment and transfer