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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: Navajo (CONTAINED) Type of Incident: Wildland Fire
Incident Address: Navajo Road / 4th Street Incident Number: CA-RRU-124642
Community: Perris Date Reported: 10/9/2017
Time Reported: 11:43 AM
Fatalities: 0  Major: 0  Moderate: 1  Minor: 1  Non Injury: 0
Transported Ground Ambulances: 2 Est. Containment Time: 10/9/2017 8:27 PM
Air Ambulance: 0 Est. Control Time:
Loss: $250,000.00
Saved: $1,000,000.00 Evacuations: Yes
Cause: Under Investigation Evacuation Comments:

Current Situation

(Recent updates are posted at the top of the Current Situation)
Update 8:28 p.m.: The fire is 100% contained at 22 acres.
 
Update 5:20 p.m.: Fire remains 22 acres and is now 85% contained. Highway 74 is reopened and residents who were evacuated can return to their homes.
 

Update 2:55 p.m.: Fire is 22 acres and now 70% contained. Mop up continues.

UPDATE 10-9-17 @ 1:53 p.m. - The fire is 15 acres and 50% contained. **

Two civilians were transported to area hospitals for treatment of minor and moderate injuries. One residential structure, eight vehicles and one tractor confirmed destroyed.
 
CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters are on scene of a wildland fire in the City of Perris at Navajo Road and 4th Street. The fire is approximately 4-5 acres with structures threatened. Law enforcement has closed State Route 74 in the fire area. Updates will be posted as information becomes available.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 55 Helicopters: 0 Utilities: Yes
Law Enforcement: Yes Engine Companies: 15 Air Tankers: 0
Air Attack: No Truck Companies: 0 Fire Crews: 0
EMD: Yes Overhead Personnel: 7 Water Tenders: 1
American Red Cross: No Fire Investigator: No Bulldozers: 0
Public Information Officer: No Displaced Persons: No RVC Medics: 0
Ambulance Air: 0  Ground: 2
Specialized Equipment: None,

Cooperating Agencies

CAL FIRE/Riverside, California Highway Patrol (CHP), City of Perris, Riverside County Fire Department, Riverside County Sheriff’s Office, Southern California Edison, Southern California Gas Company,
Prepared By: Jody Hagemann Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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