Firefighters continue to monitor the fire at the Tustin Hangar to ensure that it remains in its current footprint. Residences and businesses in the surrounding area will see smoke and debris for a period of time. For more information contact the Orange County Fire Authority (OCFA) at (714) 573-6000.
Per OCFA, residents and businesses nearby should close their doors and windows, and turn off their air conditioning units to avoid the smoke. Nearby residents should avoid outdoor activities.
If you plan to clean up the debris from the fire, here are a few tips from OCFA:
- Do not put anything hot in trash receptacles.
- Wear long pants, shirts, gloves, and a mask.
- Don’t use a mechanical blower to clear the debris.
The South Coast Air Quality Management District has announced the following Smoke Advisory for the Hangar Fire: