Evacuation orders were in effect in areas immediately threatened by the flames. burned 97 acres in Ramona Friday morning. A temporary evacuation center was initially established at the Valley Center Community Center, but shortly after 8 p.m., the Red Cross moved the shelter to Valley Center Middle School at 28102 North Lake Wohlford Road. By Saturday afternoon, all evacuation orders were lifted.
#MillerFire near Valley Center [update] The fire remains 37 acres and is now 35% contained. Crews will remain on scene overnight to continue building containment line around the fire. The next update for the #SawdayFire and #MillerFire will be tomorrow morning. pic.twitter.com/yjYEJ1iYRz— CAL FIRE/SAN DIEGO COUNTY FIRE (@CALFIRESANDIEGO) October 26, 2019
Large animal evacuation assistance was offered through the County’s Department of Animal Services, available at 619-236-2341. Smaller pets could be taken to the the evacuation center at Valley Center Middle School, where the San Diego Humane Society opened an adjacent pet shelter. Road closures were in effect along Cole Grand Road at Miller Lane, Valley Center Road and Oak Glen Place.
#MillerFire in Valley Center [update] Effective immediately all evacuation orders have been lifted. Access to Coyote Run and Rabbit Run will be limited to residents only. Fire crews will remain at scene throughout the day, so please drive with caution when in the area. pic.twitter.com/twGTkf45b2— CAL FIRE/SAN DIEGO COUNTY FIRE (@CALFIRESANDIEGO) October 26, 2019
By 8 p.m., the following road closures were still in effect: Terrace View Lane at Cool Valley Road, Wilhite Lane South of Puma Trail, Coyote Run at Rabbit Run, and Cool Valley Highlands Road at Cool Valley Road.
The #MillerFire is burning in Valley Center near Miller Lane, Cole Grade Road and Anthony Road. If you live in this area, be prepared to evacuate. Please head to the Valley Center Community Center (28246 Lilac Road). Follow @SDSheriff @ReadySanDiego @CALFIRESANDIEGO. pic.twitter.com/YWfLGMB2Cl— San Diego Sheriff (@SDSheriff) October 25, 2019
#MillerFire near Valley Center [update] Hard closures remain in place at: Terrace View Lane @ Cool Valley Rd, Wilhite Lane South of Puma Trail, Coyote Run @ Rabbit Run, Cool Valley Highlands Rd @ Cool Valley Rd— CAL FIRE/SAN DIEGO COUNTY FIRE (@CALFIRESANDIEGO) October 26, 2019