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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: Water (CONTAINED) Type of Incident: Wildland Fire
Incident Address: 26000 Block Water Avenue Incident Number: CA-RRU-139590
Community: Perris Date Reported: 10/30/2019
Time Reported: 7:19 AM
Fatalities: 0  Major: 0  Moderate: 0  Minor: 0  Non Injury: 0
Transported Ground Ambulances: 0 Est. Containment Time:
Air Ambulance: 0 Est. Control Time:
Loss: $0.00
Saved: $0.00 Evacuations: Yes
Cause: Under Investigation Evacuation Comments: [UPDATE] 12:30 p.m. - All evacuations have been lifted. A care and reception center has been opened at Perris High School, located at 175 E Nuevo Rd, Perris, CA 92571. Mandatory Evacuatons on Water Avenue east of El Nido, Emerett Lane east of El Nido, Orange Avenue east of El Nido.

Current Situation

(Recent updates are posted at the top of the Current Situation)
[FINAL] 12:15 p.m. - All evacuations have been lifted. The fire is now fully contained at 5 acres.
 
[UPDATE] 9:50 a.m. - The fire is 5 acres and 10% contained. The forward rate of spread has been stopped.
 
[UPDATE] 9:05 a.m. - There are 3 outbuildings and 2 vehicles destroyed in the fire. The Incident Commander is reporting gusting winds up to 60 mph.
 
[UPDATE] 8:45 a.m. - The fire remains at 5 acres and 0% contained. Damage has been limited to one outbuilding.
 
CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters responded to reports of a wildland fire at the 26000 block of Water avenue in Nuevo. The fire is currently five acres and has burned multiple structures. No injures reported. RSO is enroute for evacuations. Firefighters are battling approximately 40 MPH winds. Updates will be posted as information becomes available.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 119 Helicopters: 0 Utilities: No
Law Enforcement: Yes Engine Companies: 23 Air Tankers: 0
Air Attack: No Truck Companies: 1 Fire Crews: 4
EMD: Yes Overhead Personnel: 9 Water Tenders: 1
American Red Cross: No Fire Investigator: No Bulldozers: 2
Public Information Officer: Yes Displaced Persons: No RVC Medics: 0
Ambulance Air: 0  Ground: 0
Specialized Equipment: None,

Cooperating Agencies

CAL FIRE/Riverside, California Highway Patrol (CHP), Riverside County Fire Department, Riverside County Fire Emergency Management Department, Riverside County Sheriff’s Office,
Prepared By: Tawny Cabral Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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