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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: Rose (CONTAINED) Type of Incident: Wildland Fire
Incident Address: 14800 Block Amorose Street Incident Number: CA-RRU-94091
Community: County Area Lake Elsinore Date Reported: 7/31/2017
Time Reported: 2:22 PM
Fatalities: 0  Major: 0  Moderate: 0  Minor: 0  Non Injury: 0
Transported Ground Ambulances: 0 Est. Containment Time: 8/3/2017 5:00 PM
Air Ambulance: 0 Est. Control Time:
Loss: $0.00
Saved: $0.00 Evacuations: No
Cause: Accidental - Equipment Caused Evacuation Comments: UPDATE 8:10 P.M.: All EVACUATON ORDERS LIFTED INCLUDING: Amarose Street, Rockridge Road, Ainsworth Place and Toft Street. EVACUATION ORDERS: Amarose Street, Rockridge Road, Ainsworth Place and Toft Street EVACUATION WARNINGS LIFTED FOR: North Main Divide, El Cariso Campground and Los Pinos Camp

Current Situation

(Recent updates are posted at the top of the Current Situation)
FINAL UPDATE 8-3-17 @ 5:17 p.m. - The fire is 100% contained at 200 acres.
Update 8-2-17 @ 3:41 p.m. - The fire is 95% contained.
Update 8-2-17 @ 8:10 a.m. - The fire remains 200 acres and is 75% contained.
Update 8-1-17 @ 6:11 p.m. - The fire remains 200 acres and is 50% contained. The next update will be in the morning (8-2-17) unless sigificant incident activity warrants otherwise.
Morning Update 08/01/2017 6:30 a.m,: No change in acreage over night. The Rose fire remains 200 acres and 10% contained. All Evacuation Orders and Warnings were lifted last evening and all roads are open. A day assignment consisting engines, fire crews and a water tender is in place and will remain on scene to fully contain and control the fire.
Update 9:00 p.m.: The fire remains 200 acres and is now 10% contained. This will be the final update for this evening unless significant activity during the night warrants otherwise. Next update will be tomorrow morning (08/01/2017).
UPDATE 8:10 P.M. ALL EVACUATION ORDERS LIFTED, including:  Amorose Street, Rockridge Road, Toft Street and Ainsworth Place. Grand Avenue also reopened. Motorists should drive with caution through the fire area and yield to fire equipment and personnel working.
Update 7:30 p.m. CAL FIRE Investigators determined that the fire was caused accidentally by equipment. No further information available.
Update 7:00 p.m. The Rose Fire is now 200 acres and 0% contained. Evacuation Orders for Amorose Street, Rockridge Road, Ainsworth Place and Toft Street remain in place.
Update 4:55 p.m. Evacuation Center: Elsinore High School: 21800 Canyon Drive, Wildomar 92595
Update 4:25 p.m. The fire is now approximately 150 acres and 0% contained. The fire is burning in medium fuels at a rapid rate.
Evacuation WARNINGS remain in place for: El Cariso Campground, Los Pinos Campground and North Main Divide.
Road Closure: Grand Avenue between Amorose Street and Machado Street.
Update: 4:00 p.m.: Grand Avenue Closed between Machado Street and Amorose.
Update 3:50 p.m.: EVACUATION ORDER for Amorose Street and Toft Street.
EVACUATION WARNING for El Cariso Campground, Los Pinos Campground, North Main Divide
Update: 3:40 p.m. CAL FIRE is in Unified Command with the USFS.
Update : The fire is now 20-25 acres. Evacuations in progress for El Cariso Campground, North Main Divide and Los Pinos Camp.
CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters, with the USFS are on scene of a wildland fire in the unincorporated area of Lake Elsinore. The fire is currently 5-10 acres. Updates will be posted as information becomes available.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 115 Helicopters: 1 Utilities: No
Law Enforcement: No Engine Companies: 5 Air Tankers: 2
Air Attack: Yes Truck Companies: 0 Fire Crews: 6
EMD: No Overhead Personnel: 5 Water Tenders: 1
American Red Cross: No Fire Investigator: Yes Bulldozers: 3
Public Information Officer: No Displaced Persons: No RVC Medics: 0
Ambulance Air: 0  Ground: 0
Specialized Equipment: None,

Cooperating Agencies

CAL FIRE/Riverside, CAL FIRE/San Bernardino, CAL FIRE/San Diego, City of Lake Elsinore, Orange County Fire Authority, Riverside County Fire Department, Riverside County Fire Emergency Management Department, Riverside County Sheriff’s Office, USFS – Cleveland,
Prepared By: Jody Hagemann Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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