I-80 reopens in Fairfield after wildfire blocks all lanes

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FAIRFIELD, Calif. (KRON) — I-80 was closed Wednesday on both sides in Fairfield due to wildfires, according to officials.

All lanes were blocked on eastbound and westbound I-80 between Air Base Pkwy and Cherry Glen Rd.

As of 8:55 p.m., all lanes have reopened.

Evacuation Orders:

  • Peabody Rd/ Cement Hill Rd/ Vanden Rd
  • Rolling Hills neighborhood
  • Rancho Solano

An Evacuation Order was issued for the Rollings Hills neighborhood, where officials say there is an immediate threat to life.

Rancho Solano has also been evacuated.

A Fairfield nursing home is also evacuating its residents after the fire jumped the freeway.

More than 500 residents at Paradise Valley Estates are now being moved to hotels and evacuation centers.

Evacuation Centers:

  • Lambrecht Fields- Petersen Rd Suisun City
  • Rodriquez High School
  • Fairfield High School

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