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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: 64th (CONTAINED) Type of Incident: Vegetation Fire
Incident Address: Avenue 64 X Dale Kiler Road Incident Number: CA-RRU-144445
Community: Mecca Date Reported: 11/23/2017
Time Reported: 5:42 AM
Fatalities: 0  Major: 0  Moderate: 0  Minor: 0  Non Injury: 0
Transported Ground Ambulances: 0 Est. Containment Time: 11/23/2017 3:15 PM
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)
UPDATE 11/23/17 @ 4:11 p.m. - The fire is 100% contained to 15 acres. UPDATE 11/23/17 @ 2:43 p.m. - The fire is now 15 acres. The threat to powerlines has been mitigated. Imperial Irrigation District has restored power to the area. UPDATE 11/23/17 @ 10:34 a.m. - The fire is ten acres. All resources will remain committed throughout the day. UPDATE 11/23/17 @ 8:40 a.m. - The fire is 50% contained to three acres. Imperial Irrigation District is on scene and has disconnected the power in the area of the fire. 238 residents are effected and without power. Riverside County's Emergency Management Department has been notified. CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters responded to reports of a vegetation fire in the area of Avenue 64 X Dale Kiler Road in Mecca. Firefighters are on scene of a two acre vegetation fire, burning in heavy brush within a 20 acre parcel of a former grape vineyard. Updates will be posted as information becomes available.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 34 Helicopters: 0 Utilities: Yes
Law Enforcement: No Engine Companies: 9 Air Tankers: 0
Air Attack: No Truck Companies: 0 Fire Crews: 0
EMD: No Overhead Personnel: 1 Water Tenders: 2
American Red Cross: No Fire Investigator: No Bulldozers: 1
Public Information Officer: No Displaced Persons: No RVC Medics: 0
Ambulance Air: 0  Ground: 0
Specialized Equipment: Riverside County Fire Department Hazardous Materials Team,

Cooperating Agencies

CAL FIRE/Riverside, Imperial Irrigation District, Riverside County Fire Department, Riverside County Fire Emergency Management Department,
Prepared By: April Newman Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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