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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: Highway Type of Incident: Traffic Collision with Extrication
Incident Address: Highway 86 X Avenue 52 Incident Number: CA-RRU-125553
Community: Coachella Date Reported: 10/5/2018
Time Reported: 1:10 PM
Fatalities: 0  Major: 1  Moderate: 0  Minor: 1  Non Injury: 0
Transported Ground Ambulances: 2 Est. Containment Time:
Air Ambulance: 0 Est. Control Time:
Loss: $0.00
Saved: $0.00 Evacuations: No
Cause: Evacuation Comments:

Current Situation

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CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters responded to reports of a traffic collision involving a pickup truck and a semi truck at Highway 86 and Avenue 52 in Coachella. The first arriving Battalion Chief reported one victim trapped and one victim with minor injuries. Firefighters extricated the trapped victim who suffered serious injuries. Both victims were transported to an area hospital by ground ambulance. The Riverside County Sheriff's Office is investigating the incident and should be contacted with any questions.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 10 Helicopters: 0 Utilities: No
Law Enforcement: Yes Engine Companies: 3 Air Tankers: 0
Air Attack: No Truck Companies: 0 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: No RVC Medics: 0
Ambulance Air: 0  Ground: 1
Specialized Equipment: None,

Cooperating Agencies

American Medical Response, CAL FIRE/Riverside, Riverside County Fire Department, Riverside County Sheriff’s Office,
Prepared By: Tawny Cabral Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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