ANDREW BRAKE

ANDREW BRAKE




Cal Fire Heavy Equipment Mechanic Andrew Blake, 40, of Chico, was killed on August 9th in a single-car crash on his way to work on the Carr Fire.

The solo car crash occurred at about 7:30 am on Highway 99 south of Los Molinos in Tehama County. Brake was working out of the Butte Unit in Oroville.

Andrew was a 6-year veteran with Cal Fire and grew up in Chico. He is survived by daughters Marissa, 20, and Miranda, 16, and their mother, Liberté.