Fire rages in Simi Valley | More School Closures – Road Closures

Fire erupted in Simi Valley along Easy Street at 6:09 AM this morning, October 30th.  It prompted more school closures, road closures and mandatory evacuations.

Updated information on: Ventura County Office of Emergency Services

Firefighters in Ventura County have responded to what was called a “large fire” burning between the communities of Simi Valley and Moorpark Wednesday morning.

The Easy Fire was reported around 6:15 a.m. south of the 118 Freeway near Tierra Rejada Road.

Mandatory evacuation orders have been issued for residents of the city of Simi Valley, unincorporated Simi Valley and the city of Moorpark in the following area:

  • Simi Valley / Unincorporated Simi Valley / Moorpark / Thousand Oaks

    • North: Tierra Rejada

    • South: Olsen / Madera Street

    • East: Madera Street

    • West: Highway 23

    Moorpark / Thousand Oaks

    • North: Read Road

    • South: Olsen Road

    • East: Highway 23

    • West: Moorpark Road

    Santa Rosa / Thousand Oaks

    • North: Santa Rosa Road

    • South: Andalusia Drive 

    • East: Moorpark Road

    • West: Andalusia Drive

    VOLUNTARY EVACUATIONS: (see incident map for more detail)

    Moorpark / Thousand Oaks

    • North: Tierra Rejada Road

    • South: Santa Rosa Road

    • East: Moorpark Road

    • West: Vista Grande

    Thousand Oaks

    • North: East Olsen Road

    • South: Sunset Hills Blvd.

    • East: Morning Ridge Ave.

    • West: Sunset Hills/East Olsen Rd.

SHELTERS

Thousand Oaks Community Center
2525 N. Moorpark Road
Thousand Oaks, CA

Large Animal Evacuations  
Ventura County Fairgrounds
10 W. Harbor Blvd.
Ventura, CA 

LA Pierce College is FULL and not accepting any more large animals.

Small Animal Evacuations
Camarillo Adoption Center
600 Aviation Drive
Camarillo, CA 93010

Power Outages:

ROAD CLOSURES

  • SR-23  between Avenida de los Arboles and Los Angeles Ave.
  • Moorpark Road at Tierra Rejada Road 
  • Santa Rosa at Moorpark Road

Classes have been canceled at:

  • California Lutheran University
  • California State University Channel Islands
  • Moorpark College

Ventura County School Closures for Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Due to high winds and the potential for wildfires and Southern California Edison Public Safety Power Shutoffs, the following Ventura County school closures have been announced for Wednesday, October 30:

  • ACCESS School (Moorpark)
  • ACE Charter High School (Camarillo)
  • Bridges Charter School (Thousand Oaks)
  • Briggs School District
  • CAPE Charter School (Camarillo)
  • Conejo Valley Unified School District
  • Fillmore Unified School District
  • Moorpark Unified School District
  • Mupu School District
  • Pleasant Valley School District
  • Santa Clara Elementary School District
  • Santa Paula Unified School District
  • Santa Rosa Technology Magnet School (Camarillo)
  • Simi Valley Unified School District
  • Triggs School (Thousand Oaks)

A continually updated list of school closures is available at www.vcoe.org.  


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