News Update!!: Downtown Needles, CA: Big burn at the old Overland Motel.
There’s been an update to the time when the big burn at the old Overland Motel will be starting.
Speaking to ZachNews on Thursday, October 15th, 2015, San Bernardino County Fire Department Battalion Chief John Chamberlain tells ZachNews that the big burn at the Training Burn will between 6:00am to 7:00am PT on 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 be seen from around the Needles, California area including across the Colorado River in Mohave Valley, Arizona.
ZachNews confirms with San Bernardino County Fire Department Battalion Chief John Chamberlain that Front Street at E Street will be closed for fire hoses running across the roadway.
Third Street is your best detour to use around the Training Burn.
On Thursday, October 15th, 2015, firefighters were seen putting out a small fire on top of the west end part of the old Overland Motel which will be fully burned down on Friday, October 16th, 2015.
People are welcome to view the big burn, but remember that there will be a lot of smoke from this big burn.
ZachNews will be at the big burn and will have video of the big burn at the old Overland Motel posted later at ZachNews on YouTube.
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