For Immediate Release

May 15, 2014

Joyce Masterson (760) 715-8407



Mandatory evacuations have been ordered for Escondido residents living west of West Valley Parkway between Via Rancho Parkway and Highway 78.  Residents are directed to evacuation centers at either Escondido High School, 1535 N. Broadway in Escondido or Mission Hills High School, at 1 Mission Hills Court in San Marcos.   Residents are being notified by Reverse 9-1-1 calls.


Palomar Medical Center West will shelter in place.


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