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Significant containment achieved in Tussock Fire – Evacuations Lifted

Acres: 5517 Percent Containment: 71% Date/Time Detected: May 8, 2021. 2:15 PM Structures burned: 0 Number of Resources: 477 Cause: Human-under investigation Origin/Location: 7 miles southwest of Crown King. FIRE OPERATIONS Firefighters made significant strides Thursday around most of the Tussock Fire, now at 71% containment. Despite it being the hottest day with little humidity and more winds, all containment lines held well. Pockets of light fuel are burning within the fire’s perimeter producing some