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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: Flower (CONTAINED) Type of Incident: Commercial Structure Fire - 2nd Alarm
Incident Address: 45800 Block Flower Street Incident Number: CA-RRU-49169
Community: Indio Date Reported: 4/15/2018
Time Reported: 9:47 PM
Fatalities: 0  Major: 0  Moderate: 0  Minor: 0  Non Injury: 0
Transported Ground Ambulances: 0 Est. Containment Time: 4/15/2018 10:40 PM
Air Ambulance: 0 Est. Control Time:
Loss: $350,000.00
Saved: $0.00 Evacuations: No
Cause: Arson - See Comments Section Evacuation Comments:

Current Situation

(Recent updates are posted at the top of the Current Situation)
Update 4/16/2018: CAL FIRE Investigators determined that the fire cause is arson. anyone with information on this fire is urged to contact the CAL FIRE/Riverside County Fire Department Arson Hotline at (800) 633-2836 or the Department's Fire Investigations Office at (951) 943-4970.
 
Update 10:45 p.m.: Fire contained. Resources will remain on scene several hours for overhaul. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
 
CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters are on scene of a commercial structure fire in Indio. The first arriving engine company reported heavy smoke and fire visible from multiple units of a storage facility and ordered a second alarm response. Updates will be posted as information becomes available.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 40 Helicopters: 0 Utilities: No
Law Enforcement: No Engine Companies: 8 Air Tankers: 0
Air Attack: No Truck Companies: 2 Fire Crews: 0
EMD: No Overhead Personnel: 4 Water Tenders: 0
American Red Cross: No Fire Investigator: No Bulldozers: 0
Public Information Officer: No Displaced Persons: No RVC Medics: 2
Ambulance Air: 0  Ground: 0
Specialized Equipment: None,

Cooperating Agencies

CAL FIRE/Riverside, Riverside County Fire Department,
Prepared By: Jody Hagemann Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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