Breaking News: Mt. Diablo Wildfire Forces Evacuations

Breaking News: Mt. Diablo Wildfire Forces Evacuations

Elena Wasserman, Breaking News Editor

Homes are being evacuated due to the spreading wildfire on Mt. Diablo.

First received reports of fire near Morgan Territory Lane, edge of the Mt. Diablo State Park.

Sources say that the fire started around 1pm and has spread 800 acres, only around 10 percent contained.

Between 50 and 75 structures, located in Clayton, are in danger and have been evacuated  to the Clayton Community Library on Clayton Road.

It’s hot out Matadors, let’s hope no serious harm is done.

Follow up will be tomorrow.