ANTELOPE LAKE, Calif. - Three areas in Plumas County, including the Antelope Lake arena were placed under mandatory evacuation orders Sunday afternoon by order of the Plumas County Sheriff's Office.
Here are the three areas:
- Hearth Ranch, including Taylor Diggins Mine, north to Engel Mine, east to Lower Lone Rock, south to the border to Zone 28, west to the Taylor Diggins Mine (P Zone 20)
- Long Rock includes Moonlight Valley, Engel Mine, Lone Rock Valley, and a portion of Growers Blvd.
- Antelope Lake and surrounding areas, north to the Plumas/Lassen Co. line, as well as east to the Plumas/Lassen Co. line, including Fruit Growers Blvd.
All residents of these areas are being told to leave immediately toward Portola via the Beckwourth Genesee Rd. There is a shelter at the Holy Family Catholic Church at 108 Taylor Ave., in Portola.
The Sheriff's Office is stressing that if people remain in these areas emergency responders may not be able to assist them. Those who need transportation can call (530) 283-6414 for assistance.
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