UPDATE 6/1/17 @ 9:22 p.m. - The fire is 26 acres and 100% contained. There were no injuries and no structures threatened or damaged.
UPDATE 6/1/17 @ 7:24 p.m. - The fire is 10 acres and 60% contained.
CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters, with the assistance of the United States Forest Service, responded to reports of a wildland fire at Fairview Road X Old Morongo Road in Whitewater. The first arriving engine company reported 10 acres with a moderate rate of spread. The forward spread has been stopped. Firefighters will remain on scene for mop up.