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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: Candy Type of Incident: Vegetation Fire
Incident Address: Near the intersection of Gavilan Road and Lake Mathews Drive Incident Number: CA-RRU-124873
Community: Northwest of Lake Elsinore, East of I-15 Date Reported: 9/29/2020
Time Reported: 1:32 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: No
Cause: Under Investigation Evacuation Comments:

Current Situation

(Recent updates are posted at the top of the Current Situation)
Morning Update - 09/30/20 5:30 a.m. - The fire remains at 227 acres and is 95% contained.  Fire resources will continue working in the area to mop up the fire. 
 
[UPDATE] 4:10 p.m. - The fire has burned 227 acres and is 0% contained. The forward rate of spread has been stopped.  Fire resources remain on scene to fully contain the fire. 
 
CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters are on scene of a vegetation fire that was initially reported near the near the intersection of Gavilan Road and Lake Mathews Drive. The fire is burning west of the location and is visible from the 15 freeway. The fire is currently 25 acres and burning in light flashy fuels. 

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 150 Helicopters: 3 Utilities: No
Law Enforcement: No Engine Companies: 18 Air Tankers: 4
Air Attack: Yes Truck Companies: 0 Fire Crews: 5
EMD: No Overhead Personnel: 2 Water Tenders: 4
American Red Cross: No Fire Investigator: No Bulldozers: 2
Public Information Officer: No Displaced Persons: No RVC Medics: 0
Ambulance Air: 0  Ground: 0
Specialized Equipment: Helitender,

Cooperating Agencies

CAL FIRE/Riverside, CAL FIRE/San Diego, Riverside County Fire Department,
Prepared By: Rob Roseen Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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