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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: Hill (CONTAINED) Type of Incident: Wildland Fire
Incident Address: Granite Hill Drive cross of Pyrite Street Incident Number: CA-RRU-139654
Community: Jurupa Valley Date Reported: 10/30/2019
Time Reported: 9:58 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: As of 6:45 p.m. all evacuations are now lifted. Please be cautious when returning home. *****Evacuation order zones downgraded to evacuation warning in the areas west of Lindsay St, south of Philadelphia, north of Van Buren Blvd, and east of Wineville Rd.*****A second Care and Reception Center has been opened at Eleanor Roosevelt High School, located at 7447 Scholar Way, Corona, CA 92880. *****Evacuation order N of Mission E of Wineville. West of Grapevine S of Philadelphia***** [UPDATE] 1:25 p.m. Evacuation Order: W of Lindsay E of Grapevine N. of Vanburen S. of Philadelphia. ***** [UPDATE] 1:10 p.m. New Evacuation warning North of Jurupa South of Galena East of Bain West of Pedley. ***** [Update] 1:02 P.M.: The following areas are now under an EVACUATION WARNING: West of Lindsay Street, East of Grapevine, North of Van Buren and South of Philadelphia. ***** 12:57 p.m. - The Western County Animal Shelter is accepting large and small animals: 6851 Van Buren Blvd, Jurupa Valley 92509. Animal Control has an Offier at the Evacuation Center located at Patriot High School and can receive small animals if needed. ***** New Evacuation order East of Lindsay North of Galena West of Pyrite to 60Fwy Mandatory Evacuation are in place for West of Pyrite, East of Pedley Rd., North of Mission.***** Mandatory evacuation for Santiago Estates Mobile Home Park, located at 3700 Quartz Canyon Road. Bravo Estates Mobile Home Park, located at 4080 Pedley Road, is under mandatory evacuation. Highway 60 is closed in both directions in the area. ***** Care and Reception Center is available at Patriot High School, located at 4355 Camino Real, Jurupa Valley 92509.

Current Situation

(Recent updates are posted at the top of the Current Situation)
[FINAL UPDATE] The Hill fire is now 100% contained. final size, 628 acres.
[MORNING UPDATE] 11/2/2019 8:00 A.M.: The fire remains 628 acres and 95% contained. Resources remain on scene as they work to strengthen containment lines.
[UPDATE] 11/1/19 @ 6:30 p.m.: The fire remains 628 acres and 95% contained.
 
[UPDATE] 11/1/19 @ 11:10 A.M.: The containment has increased to 95%, acreage remains 628.
 
[UPDATE] 10/31/19 11:20 a.m. The fire remains at 628 and is now 80% contained. Firefighters have mitigated all structure threat and resources will remain assigned to the incident throughout the day.
 
[UPDATE] 6:45 p.m. - All evacuations have been lifted as of 6:45 p.m. After better mapping the fire has been measured at 628 acres and is 30% contained.  Please be cautious when returning to the area as fire personnel continue working in the area. 
 
[UPDATE] 6:00 p.m. - The fire remains at 250 acres and 15% contained.
 
[UPDATE] 4:15 p.m. - The fire is now 250 acres and 5% contained. The forward rate of spread has been stopped.
 
[UPDATE] Evacuation order zones downgraded to evacuation warning in the areas west of Lindsay St, south of Pennsylvania, north of Van Buren Blvd, and east of Wineville Rd. CAL FIRE/Riverside County Fire Department, Riverside County Sheriff’s Department and the Riverside County Emergency Management Department continue to work cooperatively to fully contain/control the Hill Fire, so that residents may return home as soon as possible.
 
[UPDATE] 3:15 p.m. - A second Care and Reception Center has been opened at Eleanor Roosevelt High School, located at 7447 Scholar Way, Corona, CA 92880
 
[UPDATE] 2:00 p.m. - The fire remains at 200 acres and 5% contained. One civilian with minor injuries transported by ground to a local hospital. One mobile home and one residential structure have been damaged.
 
[Update] 1:02 P.M. The fire is now 200 acres and 5% contained.
 
The following areas are now under an EVACUATION WARNING: West of Lindsay Street, East of Grapevine, North of Van Buren and South of Philadelphia.
 
[Update] 12:57 P.M. - 12:57 p.m. - The Western County Animal Shelter is accepting large and small animals: 6851 Van Buren Blvd, Jurupa Valley 92509. Animal Control has an Offier at the Evacuation Center located at Patriot High School and can receive small animals if needed.
 
[UPDATE] 12:05 p.m. - The fire is currently 100 acres and 0% contained.
 
[UPDATE] 11:40 p.m. - Mandatory Evacuation are in place for West of Pyrite, East of Pedley Rd., North of Mission.
 
[UPDATE] 11:00 a.m. - Mandatory evacuations are in place for Santiago Estates Mobile Home Park, located at 3700 Quartz Canyon Road and Bravo Estates Mobile Home Park, located at 4080 Pedley Road. Highway 60 is closed in both directions in the area. The fire is currently 50 acres and 0% contained.
 
CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters are on scene of a wildland fire near the intersection of Granite Hill Drive and Pyrite Street, in Jurupa Valley. The first arriving resource reported the fire at 1-2 acres in light flashy fuels with a rapid rate of spread, burning midslope with 20 mph winds. Currently, the fire is 10-15 acres. More information will be posted as it becomes available.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 189 Helicopters: 0 Utilities: No
Law Enforcement: Yes Engine Companies: 30 Air Tankers: 0
Air Attack: Yes Truck Companies: 0 Fire Crews: 6
EMD: Yes Overhead Personnel: 11 Water Tenders: 1
American Red Cross: Yes 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

American Medical Response, American Red Cross, Animal Control, CAL FIRE/Riverside, CAL FIRE/San Bernardino, California Highway Patrol (CHP), City of Corona FD, Riverside City FD, Riverside County Fire Department, Riverside County Fire Emergency Management Department, Riverside County Sheriff’s Office, Rialto FD, Riverside Transit Authority,
Prepared By: Rob Roseen Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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