SENECA – Command of the Parish Cabin Fire has now been transferred to the local Type 3 Team, with Brandon Culley as the incident commander.

The local team will oversee management of the fire through the duration of the incident.

Crews continue to patrol control lines, fell hazard trees and mop up from the fire.

Forest Service roads 15 and 16 are now open for travel.

The size of the burn area is still at 6,481 acres, with fire containment at 90%.

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