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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: '62' (CONTAINED) Type of Incident: Vegetation Fire
Incident Address: Vaan Buren Street X Avenue 62 Incident Number: CA-RRU-72776
Community: Thermal Date Reported: 6/8/2018
Time Reported: 9:35 PM
Fatalities: 0  Major: 0  Moderate: 0  Minor: 0  Non Injury: 0
Transported Ground Ambulances: 0 Est. Containment Time: 6/8/2018 11:47 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 06/09/2018 2:18 a.m.: Fire contained at 11:47 p.m. 06/08/2018. Resources will remain on scene several hours for mop up. No injuries reported. Final size, 3 1/2 acres. The cause of the fire is under investigation. Update 11:20 p.m.: Fire is approximately 2 - 2 1/2 acres. Update 11:00 p.m.: CHP has closed Van Buren Street between Avenue 62 and Avenue 64. CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters are on scene of a vegetation fire in Thermal on Van Buren Street between Avenue 62 and Avenue 66. The fire is approximately 50 feet x 50 feet burning in Tamarask Trees. Imperial Irrigation District also responding. Updates will be posted as information becomes available.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 45 Helicopters: 0 Utilities: No
Law Enforcement: No Engine Companies: 13 Air Tankers: 0
Air Attack: No Truck Companies: 0 Fire Crews: 0
EMD: No Overhead Personnel: 2 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, California Highway Patrol (CHP), Imperial Irrigation District, Riverside County Fire Department,
Prepared By: Jody Hagemann Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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