The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Operations Center has issued a pre-evacuation warning in the area of Bergen Rock in Pike National Forest.
At 4:40pm, the fire is 1 to 2 acres and is 75% contained.
The Pre-evacuation warning is north of Bergen Rock area to Highway 67, East to Highway 105.
This includes Devilshead North to Highway 67, then Rampart East to Highway 105.
Please monitor local news channels for fire updates. If the fire comes dangerously close to your area, an evacuation order will be sent. However, residents must maintain situational awareness. If you are in danger, DO NOT WAIT for an evacuation order. Take the initiative to leave immediately if local conditions warrant such action.
Please refrain from calling 9-1-1 unless you have an actual emergency. The Douglas County websitewww.douglas.co.us and the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office website, www.dcsheriff.net will be updated as more information becomes available.
This is a pre-evacuation warning .