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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: Morton (CONTAINED) Type of Incident: Wildland Fire
Incident Address: Gernert Road X Morton Road Incident Number: CA-RRU-85000
Community: Unincorporated County area between Riverside City and Moreno Valley City Date Reported: 7/6/2018
Time Reported: 4:21 PM
Fatalities: 0  Major: 0  Moderate: 0  Minor: 0  Non Injury: 0
Transported Ground Ambulances: 0 Est. Containment Time:
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)
FINAL UPDATE 7/6/18 @ 8:19 p.m. - The fire was contained to eight acres. All fire personnel are clearing the scene. ** UPDATE 7/6/18 @ 5:30 p.m. - The fire is holding at approximately ten acres. All aircraft has been released from the fire. Resources will remain on scene for approximately three hours. ** CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters responded to multiple reports of a vegetation fire in the area of Gernert Road x Morton Road in the unincorporated County area between the City of Moreno Valley and Riverside. The first arriving engine company reported two acres of light flashy fuels with a vehicle in the brush fully involved in fire. The fire is currently five acres burning at a moderate rate of spread. Updates will be posted as information becomes available.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 101 Helicopters: 1 Utilities: No
Law Enforcement: No Engine Companies: 13 Air Tankers: 2
Air Attack: Yes Truck Companies: 0 Fire Crews: 0
EMD: No Overhead Personnel: 3 Water Tenders: 2
American Red Cross: No Fire Investigator: No Bulldozers: 2
Public Information Officer: No Displaced Persons: No RVC Medics: 0
Ambulance Air: 0  Ground: 0
Specialized Equipment: Medic Squad,

Cooperating Agencies

CAL FIRE/Riverside, Riverside City FD, Riverside County Fire Department,
Prepared By: April Newman Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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