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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: Box Type of Incident: Remote Area Rescue
Incident Address: Box Springs Mountain Reserve - 9600 Block Box Springs Mountain Road Incident Number: CA-RRU-035158
Community: Unincorporated County area of Riverside Date Reported: 3/20/2017
Time Reported: 6:27 PM
Fatalities: 0  Major: 0  Moderate: 1  Minor: 0  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)
CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters responded to reports of an injured hiker at Box Springs Mountain Reserve at the 9600 Block of Box Springs Mountain Road in the unincorporated County area of Riverside. The first arriving engine company reported one hiker with moderate injuries from a fall. Due to the remote location of the victim, Riverside County Sheriff's Helicopter Star 9 was requested to extract the victim. Star 9 extracted and delivered the victim to an awaiting ground ambulance. The victim was transported by ground to an area hospital with moderate injuries.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 11 Helicopters: 1 Utilities: No
Law Enforcement: Yes Engine Companies: 2 Air Tankers: 0
Air Attack: No Truck Companies: 1 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: Squad,

Cooperating Agencies

American Medical Response, CAL FIRE/Riverside, Riverside County Fire Department, Riverside County Sheriff’s Office, Riverside County Sheriff’s Office Helicopter - Star9,
Prepared By: Tawny Castro Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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