Blue Ridge fire
A wind-driven blaze that spread quickly Monday, the Blue Ridge fire has charred more than 8,000 acres and forced thousands to evacuate in Yorba Linda and Chino Hills.
What we know
Approximately 10,000 people living in about 2,500 homes currently are under mandatory evacuation orders in the following areas:
A map showing all evacuation areas is posted on the Orange County Sheriff’s Department website.
A temporary evacuation point for displaced Yorba Linda residents has been established at the Thomas Lasorda Jr. Field House at 4701 Casa Loma Ave.
Small animals may be brought to OC Animal Care Services at 1630 Victoria Road in Tustin.
Residents with horses or other larger animals may call (714) 961-7192.
For more information, call the Orange County Public Information Line at (714) 628-7085.