5/14/2014 11:50 AM PDT

Evacuations Ordered in Carlsbad due to Brush Fire

Carlsbad residents are being ordered to evacuate due to a brush fire in the area of Poinsettia Lane and Alicante Roadd, in southern Carlsbad, east of El Camino Real. AlertSanDiego was used to notify 11,627 houses, businesses and cell phone to evacuate. An evacuation point has been established at Westfield Plaza Camino Real 2525 El Camino Real in Carlsbad. Residents with questions can call 2-1-1.