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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: Jackson (CONTAINED) Type of Incident: Vegetation Fire
Incident Address: 56800 Block Jackson Street Incident Number: CA-RRU-70803
Community: Thermal Date Reported: 6/4/2018
Time Reported: 2:02 PM
Fatalities: 0  Major: 0  Moderate: 0  Minor: 1  Non Injury: 0
Transported Ground Ambulances: 1 Est. Containment Time: 6/4/2018 5:52 PM
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 06/05/2018 8:00 a.m.: Five engines will be assigned to the incident today.
 
UPDATE 5:00 p.m. One firefighter was transported to an area
 
hospital for evaluation of non-life threatening injuries.
 
UPDATE 4:35 P.M.: Fire is 5-7 acres burning in heavy fuels (200-2500 feet of mulch piles). Resources will be committed for an extended time period. Sun Bus is providing buses for firefighter's rehabilitation.
 
Update 3:40 p.m.: RSO will be shutting down Jackson Street at Airport Boulevard.
 
CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters are on scene of a vegetation fire in an abandoned date grove in Thermal near the 56900 Block of Jackson Street in Thermal. The fire is 3-5 acres burning in heavy fuels. Updates will be posted as information becomes available.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 70 Helicopters: 0 Utilities: Yes
Law Enforcement: No Engine Companies: 20 Air Tankers: 0
Air Attack: No Truck Companies: 0 Fire Crews: 0
EMD: No Overhead Personnel: 2 Water Tenders: 1
American Red Cross: No Fire Investigator: No Bulldozers: 1
Public Information Officer: No Displaced Persons: No RVC Medics: 0
Ambulance Air: 0  Ground: 1
Specialized Equipment: Breathing Support Unit,

Cooperating Agencies

American Medical Response, CAL FIRE/Riverside, Imperial Irrigation District, Riverside County Fire Department, Sun Bus,
Prepared By: Jody Hagemann Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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