Evacuation orders, warnings extended due to Caldor Fire threat

The evacuation map showing updated warnings in yellow and mandatory orders in red. (Provided)

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — More evacuation orders and warnings have been issued due to growth of the Caldor Fire.

New evacuation orders include:

— From Twin Bridges to Echo Summit

— From U.S. Highway 50 south to Amador/Alpine County line

— From US 50 north to Flag Pole Peak

Evacuation warnings include:

— Christmas Valley from California State Route 89 west to Echo Summit

— Highway 89 due west to Watershed Ridge and south to the Amador/El Dorado County line

— Highway 89 south from Luther Pass Road to Picketts Junction

— West on Highway 88 to Kirkwood

A Red Cross evacuation shelter has been established in Gardnerville, Nev., at the Douglas County Community Center located at 1329 Waterloo Lane.

Visit to view the evacuation map.

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