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Incident Information Fact Sheet

Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: Cottonwood Type of Incident: Fatality Traffic Collision
Incident Address: Westbound Interstate 10 east of Box Canyon, near Mile Post 83 Incident Number: CA-RRU-31935
Community: Chiriaco Summit Date Reported: 3/13/2017
Time Reported: 4:22 PM
Fatalities: 2  Major: 1  Moderate: 0  Minor: 1  Non Injury: 0
Transported Ground Ambulances: 0 Est. Containment Time:
Air Ambulance: 2 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)
CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters responded to reports of a solo vehicle rollover on westbound Interstate 10 east of Box Canyon; near mile post 83; in Chiriaco Summit. The first arriving engine company reported one vehicle off the roadway. There is a total of two patient's; one with serious injuries and a second with minor injuries. Two additional victims perished at the scene. Mercy Air Ambulance has been requested to the incident. Updates will be posted as information becomes available.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 9 Helicopters: 0 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: 1  Ground: 1
Specialized Equipment: Medic Squad,

Cooperating Agencies

American Medical Response, CAL FIRE/Riverside, California Highway Patrol (CHP), Mercy Air Ambulance, Riverside County Fire Department,
Prepared By: April Newman Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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