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LYONS, Ore. -- After a fire near the North Santiam State Recreational Area prompted Level 3 “GO” evacuations Tuesday afternoon, the Red Cross opened an evacuation center at Mari-Linn Elementary School.
Wednesday morning, twelve to fifteen families had made it to the evacuation center.
Overnight, some evacuees parked their RVs in the parking lot of the school.
Early Wednesday morning it was determined that classes would be canceled for the day at Mari-Linn Elementary.
Fire agencies are scheduled to meet later on Wednesday morning to evaluate fire conditions, and to determine the evacuation level.