Areas of Teller County and Woodland Park have been placed under a mandatory evacuation notice late Wednesday morning.
The following areas are under a mandatory evacuation:
1. East of State Highway 24 from Crystola to Baldwin Street/Rampart Range Road to the Teller County Border at Loy Creek.
2. West of Highway 24 and South of Aspen Garden Way, Rodeo Way, Ranch Drive, Mane Street, CR 231/West Street intersecting Highway 24, West on Highway 24 to Edlowe Road, and South on Edlowe Road, to include the subdivisions of Ranch Estates and Holiday Hills
3. All residences north of a line from Crystola to Catamount Estates (off of CR 281)
The rest of the town and parts of unincorporated Teller County west to Divide are under pre-evacuation notice.
An evacuation Shelter is being established at the Cripple Creek-Victor High School.