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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: Wilson (CONTAINED) Type of Incident: Multi-Family Dwelling Structure Fire
Incident Address: Park Town Apartments, 200 Block Wilson Avenue Incident Number: CA-RRU-99689
Community: Perris Date Reported: 8/5/2019
Time Reported: 6:57 AM
Fatalities: 0  Major: 0  Moderate: 0  Minor: 0  Non Injury: 0
Transported Ground Ambulances: 0 Est. Containment Time: 8/5/2019 9:46 AM
Air Ambulance: 0 Est. Control Time:
Loss: $300,000.00
Saved: $600,000.00 Evacuations: No
Cause: Under Investigation Evacuation Comments:

Current Situation

(Recent updates are posted at the top of the Current Situation)
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.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 94 Helicopters: 0 Utilities: No
Law Enforcement: Yes Engine Companies: 9 Air Tankers: 0
Air Attack: No Truck Companies: 2 Fire Crews: 0
EMD: No Overhead Personnel: 5 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, Riverside County Sheriff’s Office, Southern California Edison, Southern California Gas Company,
Prepared By: April Newman Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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