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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: Limonite (CONTAINED) Type of Incident: Vegetation Fire
Incident Address: Limonite Avenue X Beach Street Incident Number: CA-RRU-150733
Community: Jurupa Valley Date Reported: 12/6/2017
Time Reported: 8:01 PM
Fatalities: 0  Major: 0  Moderate: 0  Minor: 0  Non Injury: 0
Transported Ground Ambulances: 0 Est. Containment Time: 12/7/2017 7:49 AM
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 12/7/17 @ 8:45 a.m. - The fire is 100% contained to 1.5 acres. All fire personnel have cleared the scene. ** UPDATE 12/7/17 @ 3:00 a.m. - The fire is 80% contained to 1.5 acres. Firefighters are transitioning the fire over to the property owner; who will have workers out at the incident. One fire engine will remain on scene. ** UPDATE 12/6/17 @ 11:25 p.m. - All Riverside City Fire Department resources have been released from the incident. The fire is 60% contained. Unless significant fire activity occurs, the next update will be tomorrow morning. ** UPDATE 12/6/17 @ 9:38 p.m. - The fire is 35% contained. Firefighters are diligently working to control the fire, and are hampered by red flag conditions with extreme winds. Crews will remain on scene throughout the night extinguishing the fire. ** UPDATE 12/6/17 @ 9:17 p.m. - The fire is 1.5 acres, burning at a moderate rate of spread, with multiple spot fires from embers. Resources will remain on scene for an extended period of time. ** CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters, with the assistance of Riverside City Firefighters, responded to reports of a vegetation fire in the area of Limonite Avenue X Beach Street in Jurupa Valley. The first arriving engine company reported one large mulch pile well involved in fire that extended into the Santa Ana river bottom. The fire is well established in the river bottom and burning at a critical rate of spread, with 30 to 40 mile per hour winds in the area. Updates will be posted as information becomes available.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 87 Helicopters: 0 Utilities: No
Law Enforcement: No Engine Companies: 17 Air Tankers: 0
Air Attack: No Truck Companies: 0 Fire Crews: 2
EMD: No Overhead Personnel: 3 Water Tenders: 2
American Red Cross: No Fire Investigator: No Bulldozers: 2
Public Information Officer: No Displaced Persons: No RVC Medics: 0
Ambulance Air: 0  Ground: 0
Specialized Equipment: None,

Cooperating Agencies

CAL FIRE/Riverside, Riverside City FD, Riverside County Fire Department,
Prepared By: April Newman Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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