Live updates: San Diego County fire


A fire that started Thursday off south Interstate 15 in the Bonsall area quickly burned more than 1000 acres, destroying five structures and threatening 1000 others, fire officials said. As Santa Ana winds continue to blow across the county, 19,200 customers are without power.

Here are the latest updates.

Lilac fire

Road closures: Two outside lanes of south I-15 south of SR-76, Old Highway 395 at Lilac Road, Route 76 between Old Highway 395 to Gird Road

Evacuations: Everything within the area bound by West Lilac Road, I-15, Camino Del Rey and Mission Road as well as Sullivan Middle School, Bonsall High School and Rancho Moserate Country Club

Damage: 5 structures destroyed, 1000 more threatened, barns burned at San Luis Rey Downs Training Center

Evacuation centers: East Valley Community Center (2245 East Valley Parkway in Escondido), Pechanga Casino and Pala Casino, Carlsbad Forum. Evacuated students taken to the Fallbrook High School gymnasium (2400 South Stage Coach Lane)

Here’s are the latest stories from The San Diego Union-Tribune:

Check back for continued updates.

Email: abby.hamblin@sduniontribune.com

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