By Staff Reports
(Hesperia) –The Pilot Fire burning near Silverwood Lake has prompted mandatory evacuations north of State Route 173, South of Hesperia Lake at Arrowhead Lake Road. The American Red Cross evacuation center is open at Ranchero Middle School at 17607 Ranchero Road, Hesperia, CA.
The US Forest Service is reporting the fire is at 1,500 acres. The public information line is 909.383.5688.