MANDATORY EVACUATIONS: Chetco Bar Fire

Chetco Bar Fire on 08/17/17 (Photo: USFS)

Curry Co., Ore. — The Curry County Sheriff’s Office has upgraded level two evacuation orders to level three, requiring everyone in the listed zones need to leave immediately. The evacuation zones include the notice covers Gardiner Ridge Road and Cate Road past the Hazel Camp area, the Wilson Creek area, and along the Chetco River from Loeb State Park to the Wilderness Retreat area.

View the INTERACTIVE EVACUATION MAP here.

Residents in the Brookings and Harbor area are asked to make a plan ahead and be ready to leave.

The American Red Cross has set up a shelter at the Brookings-Harbor High School, located at 625 Pioneer Road in Brookings.

Highway 101 is currently open, but officials say it may be closed due to traffic volume. Stay with NBC5 News for updates.

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