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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: Southern (CONTAINED) Type of Incident: Multi-Family Dwelling Structure Fire
Incident Address: 55000 Block Southern Hills Incident Number: CA-RRU-85232
Community: La Quinta Date Reported: 7/7/2018
Time Reported: 2:51 AM
Fatalities: 0  Major: 0  Moderate: 0  Minor: 0  Non Injury: 0
Transported Ground Ambulances: 0 Est. Containment Time: 7/7/2018 3:44 AM
Air Ambulance: 0 Est. Control Time:
Loss: $200,000.00
Saved: $1,500,000.00 Evacuations: No
Cause: Failure of Equipment Evacuation Comments:

Current Situation

(Recent updates are posted at the top of the Current Situation)
UPDATE 7/7/18 @ 4:05 a.m. - The fire has been contained. ** Update 7/7/18 @ 3:30 a.m. - Firefighters are making good progress on the fire. Resources will remain on scene for a minimum of two hours. ** CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters responded to reports of a residential structure fire at the 55000 block of Southern Hills in La Quinta. The first arriving engine company reported a multi-family dwelling with a garage fully involved in fire. Updates will be posted as information becomes available.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 23 Helicopters: 0 Utilities: Yes
Law Enforcement: No Engine Companies: 5 Air Tankers: 0
Air Attack: No Truck Companies: 1 Fire Crews: 0
EMD: No Overhead Personnel: 1 Water Tenders: 0
American Red Cross: No Fire Investigator: No Bulldozers: 0
Public Information Officer: No Displaced Persons: Yes RVC Medics: 0
Ambulance Air: 0  Ground: 0
Specialized Equipment: Breathing Support Unit,

Cooperating Agencies

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