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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: Tyler Type of Incident: Vegetation Fire
Incident Address: 46600 Block Tyler Street Incident Number: CA-RRU-48834
Community: Coachella Date Reported: 4/15/2018
Time Reported: 4:38 AM
Fatalities: 0  Major: 0  Moderate: 0  Minor: 0  Non Injury: 0
Transported Ground Ambulances: 0 Est. Containment Time: 4/15/2018 1:30 PM
Air Ambulance: 0 Est. Control Time:
Loss: $0.00
Saved: $0.00 Evacuations: No
Cause: Human Caused - Investigation continues by CAL FIRE Peace Officers Evacuation Comments:

Current Situation

(Recent updates are posted at the top of the Current Situation)
Update 2:45 p.m.: Fire is 100% contained and 15 acres. Final resources are clearing the scene. CAL FIRE Investigators have determined the fire to be human-caused but remains under investigation.
 
Update 10:45 a.m. Fire holding at 15 acres and remains 10% contained.
 
Update 8:10 a.m. Forward spread stopped. Fire is 10% contained. Resources will be committed throughout the day. No injuries reported. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
 
Update 7:40 a.m.: Copter cancelled. Motorists should obey road closures while fire equipment works in the area.
 
Update 7:00 a.m.:  The fire is now 10 acres with a potential
 
of 50 acres. Power lines are down, IID en route. CAL FIRE Copter 301 will be responding as will as additional resources.  Additional updates will be posted as information becomes available.
 
CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters are on scene of a vegetation fire involving approximately 2-3 acres of palm trees in Coachella. Riverside County Sheriff's responding for crowd control. Updates will be posted as information becomes available.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 105 Helicopters: 0 Utilities: Yes
Law Enforcement: Yes Engine Companies: 18 Air Tankers: 0
Air Attack: No Truck Companies: 0 Fire Crews: 2
EMD: No Overhead Personnel: 4 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: None,

Cooperating Agencies

CAL FIRE/Riverside, Imperial Irrigation District, Riverside County Fire Department, Riverside County Sheriff’s Office,
Prepared By: Jody Hagemann Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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