6/21/2016 08:00 PM PDT
Border Fire Update - New Containment, Large Animal Shelter at Capacity
CAL FIRE reported that the Border Fire is now 6,020 acres and 10 percent contained. A total of 1,550 firefighters are assigned to the incident.
No evacuation orders have been lifted.
The San Diego Humane Society also reported that the large animal shelter at Circle T Ranch, 24215 Viejas Grade Rd., Descanso, has nearly reached capacity.
Evacuees with large animals can bring them to Boulevard Customs and Border Protection station, at 2463 Ribbonwood Rd., Boulevard. For assistance evacuating animals, call County Animal Services at 619-236-2341.
Evacuees can proceed to an American Red Cross shelter set up at Los Coches Creek Middle School at 9669 Dunbar Ln., El Cajon.
If you need emergency assistance evacuating, call 9-1-1. If you need additional information, visit sdcountyemergency.com or call 2-1-1.