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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: 111 (CONTAINED) Type of Incident: Commercial Structure Fire - Third Alarm
Incident Address: 81000 Block Highway 111 Incident Number: CA-RRU-62430
Community: Indio Date Reported: 5/16/2018
Time Reported: 12:26 PM
Fatalities: 0  Major: 0  Moderate: 0  Minor: 0  Non Injury: 0
Transported Ground Ambulances: 0 Est. Containment Time: 5/16/2018 2:16 PM
Air Ambulance: 0 Est. Control Time:
Loss: $900,000.00
Saved: $300,000.00 Evacuations: No
Cause: Under Investigation Evacuation Comments: A nearby business was evacuated as a precaution. There are no evacuations in place

Current Situation

(Recent updates are posted at the top of the Current Situation)
Update @ 3:03 p.m. - The fire has been contained. Firefighters will remain on scene for approximately three hours for overhaul. There were no injuries reported.
Update @ 1:16 p.m. - The building is fully involved with fire, firefighters are conducting defensive firefighting operations.
Update @ 1:03 p.m. - A nearby business is being evacuated as a precaution. A department Public Information Officer is enroute to the location.
CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters responded to reports of a commercial structure fire at the 81000 block of Highway 111 in Indio. The first arriving engine company reported a 200K sf abandoned commercial structure, partially involved with fire. Updates will be posted as information becomes available.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 55 Helicopters: 0 Utilities: Yes
Law Enforcement: Yes Engine Companies: 12 Air Tankers: 0
Air Attack: No Truck Companies: 2 Fire Crews: 0
EMD: No Overhead Personnel: 8 Water Tenders: 0
American Red Cross: No Fire Investigator: No Bulldozers: 0
Public Information Officer: Yes Displaced Persons: No RVC Medics: 1
Ambulance Air: 0  Ground: 0
Specialized Equipment: Breathing Support Unit,

Cooperating Agencies

CAL FIRE/Riverside, Imperial Irrigation District, Indio PD, Riverside County Fire Department, Southern California Gas Company,
Prepared By: Tawny Cabral Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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