Fire burning near Bangor leads to evacuation orders

Courtesy:?Bree Leonard

BANGOR, Calif. - This article will not be updated past 7:00 p.m. Monday. Please click here for the most up-to-date information on the La Porte Fire.

Butte County firefighters are battling a second fire that has crossed over the Yuba County line near Bangor.

According to Butte County CAL FIRE, the LaPorte Fire is about 3000 acres and is burning in the Bangor area from Robinson Mill Road and Dunstone Road.

Evacuation orders have been put in place for all of LaPorte Road and roads off of LaPorte Road from Rob Mill Road south to Dunstone. The orders also include all of Los Verjeles Road and Oro Bangor from the Yuba County line to Avacado Road.

The LaPorte Fire is part of the Cascade Fire that is burning in Yuba County. CAL FIRE officials said that fire is 2,500 acres and has damaged and destroyed multiple homes.