News Update!!: Downtown Needles, CA: Pictures: Preparing for this week’s Training Burn at the old Overland Motel.
Hand Crews from the San Bernardino County Fire Department were clearing out trash and junk from the old Overland Motel on Monday, October 12th, 2015 and getting things ready for this week’s Training Burn, including getting the wooden pallets ready.
According to the San Bernardino County Fire Department, the Training Burn will be conducted from Tuesday, October 13th, 2015 to Friday, October 16th, 2015 at the old Overland Motel which is located on the 700 block of West Broadway in Downtown Needles, California.
The big burn will happen on Friday, October 16th, 2015 starting from 8:00am to 12:00pm PT to the old Overland Motel building that is nearest to West Broadway and E Street, including the old office and lobby area, which will be set on fire which the smoke will be seen for miles.
Road closures are planned around the old Overland Motel during this Training Burn, including West Broadway and E Street in Downtown Needles, California.
The smoke will be visible from all around Needles, California, along Interstate 40, and even into Mohave Valley, Arizona and along Highway 95.
According to the San Bernardino County Fire Department, emergency dispatch centers have been informed of this training burn being planned for this week and the big burn for Friday, October 16th, 2015.
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