Sand Fire

The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department is actively assisting Firefighters for a fire in the area of Sandridge Road and Freshwater Lane. At the time of this press release, the fire was estimated to be between 200 and 300 acres and spreading fast. The reverse 911 system is being utilized. Sheriff’s Deputies have started mandatory evacuations in the area of Freshwater Lane. Evacuee’s are being directed to the El Dorado County Fairgrounds. More to Follow.