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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: Canyon Type of Incident: Remote Area Rescue
Incident Address: Gilman Springs Road East of Sanderson Avenue Incident Number: CA-RRU-018834
Community: San Jacinto Date Reported: 2/12/2017
Time Reported: 8:59 AM
Fatalities: 0  Major: 0  Moderate: 0  Minor: 1  Non Injury: 0
Transported Ground Ambulances: 1 Est. Containment Time:
Air Ambulance: 0 Est. Control Time:
Loss: $0.00
Saved: $0.00 Evacuations: No
Cause: Evacuation Comments:

Current Situation

(Recent updates are posted at the top of the Current Situation)
UPDATE 2-12-17 @ 11:02 a.m. - CAL FIRE Copter 301 was requested to perform a hoist rescue operation. The victim was extracted by firefighters and Copter 301 and transferred to a waiting ground ambulance. The victim was transported by ground ambulance to an area hospital with minor injuries.
 
CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters are responding to reports of an injured hiker in Massacre Canyon at Gilman Springs Road east of Sanderson Avenue in San Jacinto. Firefighters are attempting to make access to the victim. Updates will be posted as information becomes available.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 9 Helicopters: 1 Utilities: No
Law Enforcement: Yes Engine Companies: 2 Air Tankers: 0
Air Attack: No Truck Companies: 0 Fire Crews: 0
EMD: No Overhead Personnel: 1 Water Tenders: 0
American Red Cross: No Fire Investigator: No Bulldozers: 0
Public Information Officer: No Displaced Persons: No RVC Medics: 0
Ambulance Air: 0  Ground: 1
Specialized Equipment: Medic Squad,

Cooperating Agencies

American Medical Response, CAL FIRE/Riverside, California Highway Patrol (CHP), Riverside County Fire Department,
Prepared By: Tawny Castro Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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