Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Wildfire 1 Mile from Nuclear Facility in Los Alamos, NM - Mandatory Evacuations - June 27, 2011

Source: msnbc.msn.com

"Los Alamos under mandatory evacuation
Las Canchas fire continues to grow
Updated: Monday, 27 Jun 2011, 4:56 PM MDT
Published : Monday, 27 Jun 2011, 2:11 PM MDT

LOS ALAMOS, NEW MEXICO (KRQE) - A mandatory evacuation has been placed on the city of Los Alamos after fire officials are reporting the fire is now threatening Los Alamos.

"Officials are ordering a mandatory evacuation...."

"The County is first evacuating those residents who are the closest to the immediate threat of fire."

.. For detailed evacuation instructions for Los Alamos, NM, go here: