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.