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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: Margarita (CONTAINED) Type of Incident: Wildland Fire
Incident Address: 41000 Block Margarita Road Incident Number: CA-RRU-85981
Community: Temecula Date Reported: 7/8/2018
Time Reported: 4:52 PM
Fatalities: 0  Major: 0  Moderate: 0  Minor: 0  Non Injury: 0
Transported Ground Ambulances: 0 Est. Containment Time: 7/8/2018 8:12 PM
Air Ambulance: 0 Est. Control Time:
Loss: $0.00
Saved: $0.00 Evacuations: No
Cause: Under Investigation Evacuation Comments:

Current Situation

(Recent updates are posted at the top of the Current Situation)
Update 8:40 p.m. - The fire is 100% contained.
 
Update 7:20 p.m. - The fire is 50% contained.
 
Update 6 p.m. - Approximately 20 homes were temporarily evacuated, all residents have returned to their homes. The forward progress of the fire has been stopped at 1.25 acres and the fire is 20% contained. There are no structures threatened and no injuries reported. Firefighters will remain on scene for the next several hours for full containment.
 
Update - The fire is 1 to 1.5 acres and approximately ten structures are threatened. There are no evacuation orders.
 
CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters responded to reports of a wildland fire at the 41000 block of Margarita Road in Temecula. The first arriving engine company reported 1/4 acre of vegetation burning in a drainage with a moderate rate of spread. Updates will be posted as information becomes available.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 60 Helicopters: 0 Utilities: No
Law Enforcement: No Engine Companies: 12 Air Tankers: 0
Air Attack: No Truck Companies: 0 Fire Crews: 2
EMD: No Overhead Personnel: 2 Water Tenders: 0
American Red Cross: No Fire Investigator: No Bulldozers: 0
Public Information Officer: No Displaced Persons: No RVC Medics: 0
Ambulance Air: 0  Ground: 0
Specialized Equipment: None,

Cooperating Agencies

CAL FIRE/Riverside, Riverside County Fire Department,
Prepared By: Tawny Cabral Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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