FIRE ALERT: Rye Fire has burned 1000 acres 1:20 p.m.

fire 2The Rye Fire continues to burn out of control. So far the wind-blown flames have charred 1,000 acres, jumping the I-5 freeway and is currently burning toward Ventura County on the Fillmore side. The Rye Fire is currently 0% contained.

Evacuations have been ordered for:

All of Westridge area, 1,300 homes

Travel Village RV Resort

West Ranch High School

Rancho Pico Junior High

Oak Hills Elementary School

Students are being evacuated to College of the Canyons stadium and residents can go to evacuation shelters also at College of the Canyons.