BREAKING NEWS: San Diego County Sheriff’s Department order evacuation for fire in Fairbanks Ranch area

An air tanker drops retardant on the north edge of Santaluz, with 4S Ranch in background in the Rancho Santa Fe area on May 13, 2014. As of 8:30 a.m. May 14, the fire has burned about 1,550 acres and is 25 percent contained. (Photo by Leo Nicolet)

The San Diego County Sheriff’s Department has issued this emergency announcement with evacuation information May 13 due to the Bernardo Fire.

Residents in the Fairbanks Ranch area are being evacuated due to the Bernardo Fire. Homes are being notified by phone and Sheriff’s Deputies will be going door to door. An evacuation center has been set up at Torrey Pines High School located at 3710 Del Mar Heights Road.

So far, the Bernardo Fire has burned around 400 acres. No word yet on containment.

For the latest information, visit the San Diego County Emergency Site: http://sdcountyemergency.com

For full details, view this message on the web.

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