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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: Whittier Type of Incident: Fatality Traffic Collision
Incident Address: Whittier Avenue X Simpson Road Incident Number: CA-RRU-122751
Community: Winchester Date Reported: 10/5/2017
Time Reported: 6:16 AM
Fatalities: 1  Major: 0  Moderate: 0  Minor: 0  Non Injury: 1
Transported Ground Ambulances: 0 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 a traffic collision at Whittier Avenue X Simpson Road in Winchester. The first arriving engine company reported a two vehicle traffic collision, with major damage to one vehicle. One person perished at the scene. A second patient was evaluated by paramedics on scene and declined further treatment. For further information please contact California Highway Patrol.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 14 Helicopters: 0 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: Riverside County Fire Department Hazardous Materials Team,

Cooperating Agencies

American Medical Response, CAL FIRE/Riverside, California Highway Patrol (CHP), Riverside County Fire Department, RSO - Coroner’s Office,
Prepared By: April Newman Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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