Two Structures Destroyed in South Central Oregon Wildfire
April 19, 2021
Source: OPB (Associated Press)
Approximate area reportedly sustaining structural damage:
– Beatty (Klamath County, 97621)
*Fire burning approximately five miles north of town
NOTE: This has NOT yet been declared a FEMA Major Disaster.
A wildfire burning in south central Oregon has destroyed two structures
A wildfire burning in south central Oregon has destroyed two structures, officials said.
The Herald and News reported Monday that firefighters had made significant progress on the Ponina Fire, which was reported Sunday afternoon. It was burning Monday northeast of Klamath Falls near Beatty.
As of Monday morning, the fire was estimated at 1,400 acres and 10% containment. The fire’s cause is under investigation.
A local Type 3 Incident Management Team took over management of the Ponina Fire Monday.
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