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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: Apple Type of Incident: Wildland Fire
Incident Address: 9000 Blk Oak Glen Road Incident Number: CA-RRU-96440
Community: Cherry Valley Date Reported: 7/31/2020
Time Reported: 4:55 PM
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: Vehicle Malfunction - A diesel-fueled vehicle emitting burning carbon from the exhaust system Evacuation Comments: **UPDATE** 08/01/2020 Evacuation Warning North of Morongo Rd East of Millard Canyon Rd West of Whitewater Canyon Rd ***UPDATE 08/01/2020 Potato Canyon Area West to Raywood Flat, in San Bernardino County are now under EVACUATION ORDER**** </div> <div><br /> ****UPDATE 08/01/2020 2:15 P.M. - NEW EVACUATION ORDERS issued north of Wilson St, east of Sunset Ave and west of Hathaway St. Interactive map is now available at http://RivCoReady.org/ActiveEvents **** </div> <div><br /> ****NEW EVACUATION ORDERS - East of Oak Glen Rd West of Banning Canyon Rd and along Pine Beach Rd. Evacuation Center located at Beaumont High School, Beaumont Ave X Cherry Valley Bl. in Beaumont. Animals accepted. **** </div> <div><br /> **CORRECTION** #AppleFire — EVACUATION WARNING is for Potato Canyon Area West to Raywood Flat, in San Bernardino County (previous message mistakenly said Raymond Flat). </div> <div><br /> Update 08/01/2020 11:15 a.m. - An Evacuation WARNING is in place in San Bernardino County for residents in the Potato Canyon area west to Raymond Flat. </div> <div><br /> Update: 11:00 p.m. Evacuation ORDERS for residents north of Cherry Valley Blvd West of Highland Springs East of Beaumont Avenue. Evacuation Center at Beaumont High School </div> <div><br /> Update: Evacuation ORDERS for resisdents north of Gilman Street cross of Bluff Street. </div> <div><br /> Evacuation ORDERS are in place for residents South of the County Line, North of Dutton Street and East of Oak Glen Road. <div> An Evacuation Center is opened at Beaumont High School, 39139 Cherry Valley Boulevard, Beaumont CA </div> <div> Animal Evacuation Center also at Beaumont High School. Animal Control is on scene. </div>

Current Situation

(Recent updates are posted at the top of the Current Situation)
 
#AppleFire [UPDATE] Management of the incident has been transitioned to California Interagency Incident Management Team (IMT) 2. Public Information calls are now directed to the US Forest Service BDF call center **PUBLIC ONLY** 909-383-5688 // **MEDIA ONLY** 909-383-5501. Incident updates are posted on the Apple Incident Page.
 
Update 1:00 a.m. 08/02/20 - The Apple Fire is now 15,000 acres and remains 0% contained. Several EVACUATION ORDERS and warnings remain in place.
 
Update 8:00 p.m. 08/01/2020 - The Apple Fire is now 12,000 acres and remains 0% contained. Several EVACUATION ORDERS and warnings remain in place. Please visit RivcoReady to search if your address is affected.
 
Update 3:00 P.M. 08/01/2020 - The Apple Fire is now 4125 acres and remains 0% contained. Several Evacuation ORDERS and WARNINGS in place. (See Evacuations Section for details).
 
Update 7:40 a.m. - One single family dwelling and two outbuildings were destroyed near Avenida Miravilla
 
Morning Update 08/01/2020 6:30 a.m. - The fire is 1900 acres and 0% contained. All Evacuation Orders remain in place. CAL FIRE/Riverside County Fire is in Unified Command with the USFS, Riverside County Sheriff's Department and California Highway Patrol.
 
The next update will be after 7 a.m. on Saturday, August 1st, unless significant fire activity occurs.
 
Update 11:25 P.M. The fire is now 1720 acres and 0% contained.
 
Update 10:05 P.M. - The fire is 900 acres and 0% contained. CAL FIRE/Riverside County is the official source of information for this fire.
 
Update 8:15 P.M. The fire is now approximately 700 acres and 0% contained. All Evacuation ORDERS remain in place.
 
Update 7:30 P.M. - Both fires are approximately 350 acres total and 0% contained. Evacuation Orders are in place for residents South of the County Line, North of Dutton Street and East of Oak Glen Road. Evacuation Center is at Beaumont High School - 39139 Cherry Valley Boulevard in Beaumont, CA
 
Update 5:55 P.M. - At least two separate fires near each other are burning (one at approximately three acres and one at approximately 15-20 acres). Additional updates will be posted as information becomes available.
 
CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters are on scene of a wildland fire in Cherry Valley. The fire has multiple spots burning along Oak Glen Road. Significant augmentation of air and ground resources. Updates will be posted as information becomes available.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 1360 Helicopters: 6 Utilities: Yes
Law Enforcement: Yes Engine Companies: 307 Air Tankers: 6
Air Attack: Yes Truck Companies: 0 Fire Crews: 24
EMD: Yes Overhead Personnel: 29 Water Tenders: 4
American Red Cross: Yes Fire Investigator: Yes Bulldozers: 3
Public Information Officer: Yes Displaced Persons: No RVC Medics: 0
Ambulance Air: 0  Ground: 0
Specialized Equipment: Helitender,

Cooperating Agencies

American Red Cross, Anaheim Fire Department, Animal Control, Banning PD, Beaumont PD, CAL FIRE/Riverside, CAL FIRE/San Bernardino, CAL FIRE/San Diego, California Highway Patrol (CHP), Cathedral City FD, City of Hemet FD, Morongo Fire Department, Murrieta Fire Protection District, Orange County Fire Authority, Palm Springs FD, Pechanga FD, Riverside City FD, Riverside County Fire Department, Riverside County Emergency Management Department, Riverside County Sheriff’s Office, San Bernardino County Fire Department, Southern California Edison, USFS – San Bernardino, San Manuel FD, Soboba FD, Calimesa FD, Huntington Beach FD, Anaheim Fire and Rescue, Newport Beach FD, Fullerton FD, Orange County Fire Authority, Costa Mesa Fire Department, Brea Fire Department,
Prepared By: Jody Hagemann Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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