Sand Fire Evening Update 07-24-2016

OVERVIEW

 

STATISTICS

Unified Command with LACoFD / ANF / LASD

33,172 Acres, 10% containment

Structures Destroyed/Damaged:

18 destroyed

1 damaged

 

OPERATIONS

Personnel: 1,594+

1 Forest Service Type 2 Copter

3 LA County Type 1 Copter

1 Fixed Wing

 

ROAD CLOSURES

The 14 Freeway is open in both directions from the 5 to Avenue N.

Sand Canyon and Soledad Canyon – no entry into Sand Canyon.

No access to Sand Canyon at northbound 14 Freeway.

Sand Canyon and Lost Canyon – no traffic into Sand Canyon.

Placerita Canyon and the 14 Freeway – no traffic into Placerita Canyon.

Soledad Canyon Road eastbound from the 14 Freeway.

Agua Dulce Canyon Road eastbound from the 14 Freeway.

Crown Valley Road eastbound from the 14 Freeway.

Sand Canyon Road east of Placerita Canyon to 12300 Little Tujunga.

 

MANDATORY EVACUATIONS

East of the 14 Freeway, from Golden Valley Road to Sand Canyon Road, excluding the Sand Canyon Mobile Home Park (residents to evacuate; commercial businesses to shelter in place.)

East side of Via Princessa from Lost Canyon Road to end of Via Princessa and all streets east.

Lost Canyon Road from Via Princessa to the Santa Clara River, and all streets to the east.

Sierra Highway @ Shady Lane to Sierra Hwy at the 14.
Escondido at the 14 to Sierra Hwy at the 14.

Agua Dulce Canyon Road north to the 14 Freeway.

Crown Valley Road north to the 14 Freeway.

Soledad Canyon Road between Agua Dulce & Crown Valley.

All residents in Sand Canyon from Lost Canyon to Bear Divide.

All residents in Placerita Canyon from the Nature Center to Sand Canyon.

Little Tujunga from Bear Divide to LA River Ranger District (Station), 12371 Little Tujunga Cyn Rd.

 

REENTRY

South of Santiago to Crown Valley between Soledad and the 14 Freeway

West of the 14 Freeway between Escondido and Ward Road

 

EVACUATION STATISTICS

Evacuations encompass approximately 10,000 homes, and 20,000 residents
200 Commercial buildings threatened.

 

EVACUATION CENTERS

Highland High School, 39055 25th Street West, Palmdale, 93551

Hart High School, 24825 N. Newhall, Santa Clarita, 91321

Lakeview Terrace Recreation Center, 11075 Foothill Blvd, Lakeview Terrace, 91340

The Evacuation Center at Golden Valley High School has been closed.

 

LARGE ANIMALS

AV Fairgrounds 2551 W. Avenue H, Lancaster, 93536

Pierce College is accepting large animals 6201 Winnetka, Woodland Hills 91367

Hansen Dam is full and no longer accepting large animals.

Wayside, Jack Bones Equestrian Center

 

SMALL ANIMALS:

Highland High School, 39055 25th Street West, Palmdale, 93551

Hart High School, 24825 N. Newhall, Santa Clarita, 91321
Castaic Animal Shelter 31044 Charlie Canyon Road, Castaic 91384

 

INFORMATION LINE:

LACoFD: 323-881-2411

ANF: 626-574-5208
Carmen Mackey

Community Services Liaison

Los Angeles County Fire Department, Division V

@LACOFDDIV5

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On Jul 24, 2016, at 7:51 PM, Mackey, Carmen <Carmen.Mackey@fire.lacounty.gov> wrote:

Per CHP:

SIGALERT CANCELLATION: Northbound / Southbound SR-14 is now open from I-5 to Soledad Canyon Road.

 

Carmen Mackey

Community Services Liaison

Los Angeles County Fire Department, Division V

@LACOFDDIV5

Facebook: Los Angeles County Fire Department – Division V
On Jul 24, 2016, at 6:52 PM, Mackey, Carmen <Carmen.Mackey@fire.lacounty.gov> wrote:

Freeway Closures:

The 14 Freeway is closed Northbound and Southbound from the 5 freeway to Avenue N.

 

Here is a list of all current mandatory evacuations (as of 6:25 pm):

 

East of the 14 Freeway, from Golden Valley Road to Sand Canyon Road, EXCLUDING the Sand Canyon Mobile Home Park, located at 28367 Sand Canyon Road (residents to evacuate; commercial businesses to shelter in place)

East side of Via Princessa from Lost Canyon Road to end of Via Princessa and all streets east.

Lost Canyon Road from Via Princessa to the Santa Clara River, and all streets to the east.

Sierra Highway @ Shady Lane to Sierra Hwy at the 14.
Escondido at the 14 to Sierra Hwy at the 14.

Agua Dulce Canyon Road north to the 14 Freeway.

Crown Valley Road north to the 14 Freeway.

Soledad Canyon Road between Agua Dulce & Crown Valley.

All residents in Sand Canyon from Lost Canyon to Bear Divide.
All residents in Placerita Canyon from the Nature Center to Sand Canyon.
Little Tujunga from Bear Divide to LA River Ranger District (Station), 12371 Little Tujunga Cyn Rd.

Carmen Mackey

Community Services Liaison

Los Angeles County Fire Department, Division V

@LACOFDDIV5

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