Here’s the latest information on the Creek Fire:
— the fire has scorched about 4,000 acres;
— the mandatory evacuation area has been expanded, and now includes an area north of the Foothill (210) Freeway from Glenoaks Boulevard on the west to the border with the city of La Crescenta on the east;
— the 210 Freeway has been closed in both directions between the Golden State (5) Freeway on the west and Sunland Boulevard on the east, along with the interchange of the Ronald Reagan (118) Freeway at the 210 Freeway;
— two evacuation centers are operational: Sylmar Recreation Center at 13109 Borden Ave., and Sunland Senior Center at 8640 Fenwick St.;
— an evacuation area for large animals is at Pierce College, 6201 Winnetka Ave.; and
— for small animals, West Valley Animal Shelter, 20655 Plummer St.; East Valley Animal Shelter, 14409 Vanowen St.; and Sunland Park, 8651 Foothill Blvd, Sunland/Tujunga.
–City News Service