CAL FIRE LIFTS EVACUATION WARNING FOR MORE WEST FIRE AREAS

7/7/2018 3:35:00 PM PST

CAL FIRE San Diego announced that the following areas previously under evacuation order or warning for the West fire are now open to residents only:

Palo Verde Ranch community to areas outside the fire perimeter
Rancho Palo Verde community to areas outside the fire perimeter
West of South Grade Road area
West of the fire perimeter
South of Alpine Boulevard between Peutz Valley Road and South Grade Road
West of South Grade Road between Alpine Boulevard and Via Viejas Oeste
West of Via Vejas Oeste between South Grade Road and Via Asoleado
West of Via Asoleado between Via Viejas Oeste and Japatul Road

The following areas remain under an evacuation order throughout the night and until further notice:

Suncrest Vista Lane
Highlands View Road
Manzanita View Road
Olive View Road
Scenic View Road/Scenic View Place
Pine View Road
Viejas View Place
Sage View Drive
Oak View Place
Verde View Road
Calle Caleta Viejas Road
Via La Mancha

CAL FIRE also reported the following road closures update:

Alpine Boulevard eastbound from South Grade Road
Highlands View Road southbound from Honey Hill Ranch Road
Manzanita View Road eastbound from South Grade Road
Olive View Road eastbound at South Grade Road
Scenic View Road eastbound from South Grade Road
Alpine Boulevard westbound from West Willows Road
Honey Hill Ranch Road southbound at Suncrest Vista Lane

CAL FIRE is reminding residents entering the area to be aware that hazardous conditions may exist, particularly if a residence or building has burned. If there are electrical wires on the ground or other utility damage, contact SDG&E. Please drive slowly and yield to emergency personnel and utility companies in the area. For the latest emergency updates in English and Spanish, visit www.sdcountyemergency.com, and download the SD Emergency app. If you are affected by the fire and need to talk to someone by phone about evacuations, shelters, road closures and other non-emergency disaster-related services, call 2-1-1. If you are hearing impaired, dial 711 and ask to be connected to (858) 300-1211.