Information Line Established For Oil Train Fire Information

Wasco County Emergency Manager, Juston Huffman, has established a hotline at 541-506-2792 with information about the following topics:  As of 8 p.m., approximately 125 Mosier residents have been evacuated.  The American Red Cross has set up a shelter for evacuees at Dry Hollow Elementary, 1314 E. 19th St., The Dalles, OR. Call 888-680-1455 with questions about the shelter.  Home at Last is offering to house pets of Mosier evacuees. Call 775-430-0882.  Portable toilets have been set up in downtown Mosier due to the order to refrain from putting water down the drain (No showers, no flushing, no rinsing dishes, etc.).  A Boil Water Notice has been issued to Mosier residents until further notice.  I84 is closed at exit 87 (The Dalles) and exit 64 (Hood River).  Citizen Alert, Wasco County’s reverse 911, is also sending information. To register for Citizen Alert visit the Wasco County Web page at The hotline will be updated as the situation changes. Call 541-506-2792

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