After Mudflow, Officials to Continue Monitoring Hillside Threatening 14 Homes in Encino
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ENCINO (CBSLA) — A mudslide that damaged one Encino home is threatening more than a dozen others Tuesday morning. A voluntary evacuation order was issued for 14 homes on Boris Drive and Matson Drive after 200 feet of mud that hit Joyce Sachs’ home Monday night. Heavy rain had fallen on and off throughout Southern California Monday, contributing to the mudslide that hit the Sachs home, but another round of rain is expected Tuesday. T he Los Angeles Fire Department says a geologist and a grading expert will come out at first light Tuesday to the Encino home to evaluate the hillside.