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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: Red Cloud Type of Incident: Traffic Collision
Incident Address: Eastbound Interstate 10 east of Red Cloud Mine Road Incident Number: CA-RRU-146713
Community: Desert Center Date Reported: 11/28/2017
Time Reported: 5:19 AM
Fatalities: 0  Major: 1  Moderate: 0  Minor: 0  Non Injury: 3
Transported Ground Ambulances: 3 Est. Containment Time:
Air Ambulance: 1 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 11/28/17 @ 7:00 a.m. - One adult with serious injuries was transported by air ambulance to an area hospital. Three pediatric passengers were not injured, however they were transported by ground ambulance to the same hospital. For further information please contact California Highway Patrol. CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters responded to reports of a single vehicle traffic collision on eastbound Interstate 10 east of Red Cloud Mine Road in Desert Center. Firefighters are on scene with a total of four patients and have requested an air ambulance. Mercy Air Ambulance (Mercy18) is responding to the incident. All eastbound lanes of Interstate 10 at the incident will be shut down so Mercy18 can land. Updates will be posted as information becomes available.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 10 Helicopters: 0 Utilities: No
Law Enforcement: Yes Engine Companies: 3 Air Tankers: 0
Air Attack: No Truck Companies: 0 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: 1  Ground: 1
Specialized Equipment: None,

Cooperating Agencies

American Medical Response, CAL FIRE/Riverside, California Highway Patrol (CHP), Mercy Air Ambulance, Riverside County Fire Department,
Prepared By: April Newman Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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