UPDATE 8/5/19 @ 9:46 a.m. - The fire is contained. All resources are clearing the scene.
UPDATE 8/5/19 @ 8:44 a.m. - A total of eight apartment units were damaged by fire and water. There were no reported injuries to civilians or firefighters.
UPDATE 8/5/19 @ 8:12 a.m. - The American Red Cross has been requested to assist with six adults displaced by the fire.
UPDATE 8/5/19 @ 7:50 a.m. - Firefighter's have gotten a good knock down on the fire. Resources will remain committed for approximately three hours due to extensive overhaul.
CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters responded to reports of a multi-family dwelling fire at the Park Town Apartments; located at the 200 block of Wilson Avenue in Perris. The first arriving Chief Officer reported a two-story multi-family dwelling with smoke and fire from the second floor, and evacuations in progress. A second alarm was then requested to the incident. Updates will be posted as information becomes available.