An evacuation order has been issued for residents along Fletcher Park Park Road in the Laramie Peak subdivision due to the Arapaho fire.

Residents of the Laramie Peak subdivision on Fletcher Park Road west of Wheatland should evacuate immediately due to the promixity and approach of the Arapaho fire. According to the National Weather Service, anyone in that area should evacuate to the south on Fletcher Park Road and head to Wheatland. Those in the area can call 322-2331 for more information.

The evacuation order includes people living on Thuderhawk Road, Alta Vista Circle, Sheep Mountain Road, South Pointe Circle, Vista Grande Way, Ram Springs Road, Rio Vista Way and Fletcher Park Road.

The Arapaho fire is moving toward Murphy Ridge. Officials urge those evacuating to bring along important documents, any necessary medications and a cell-phone.