12/09/2017 01:10 PM PST

Escondido Shelter Now Closed

The East Valley Community Center shelter in Escondido is now closed. About 110 people remain at the following shelters:

  1. Palomar College, 1140 W Mission Rd, San Marcos, CA 92069
  2. Bostonia Park and Recreation, 1049 Bostonia St, El Cajon, CA 92021

The large animal shelter at the Del Mar Fairgrounds is also open.

CAL FIRE reports the Lilac Fire is now 20 percent contained and remains at 4,100 acres. The fire has burned 105 structures and damaged 15.


For the latest emergency updates in English and Spanish, visit www.sdcountyemergency.com, and download the SD Emergency app. If you are affected by the fire and need to talk to someone by phone about evacuations, shelters, road closures and other non-emergency disaster-related services, call 211. If you are hearing impaired, dial 711 and ask to be connected to (858) 300-1211.