MARIPOSA COUNTY – A mandatory evacuation has been issued for the Jerseydale area, according to the Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office, as the Ferguson Fire advances south.
This includes all residences on Jerseydale Road, Hites Cove Road and all side roads from Triangle Road to the end of Hite Cove Road.
Residents are advised to please evacuate as soon as possible and drive with caution and watch for responding emergency traffic.
A Red Cross evacuation center has been established at the New Life Christian Church located at 5089 Cole Road in Mariposa.
If you need assistance with large animal evacuation please call the Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office at 209-966-3615.
El Portal, Yosemite West and Midpines are under an advisory to be prepared to evacuate if necessary.