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Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Name: Bridge (CONTAINED) Type of Incident: Vegetation Fire
Incident Address: Near the Intersection of Gilman Springs Road and Bridge Street Incident Number: CA-RRU-059694
Community: Lakeview Date Reported: 5/5/2021
Time Reported: 2:56 PM
Fatalities: 0  Major: 0  Moderate: 0  Minor: 0  Non Injury: 0
Transported Ground Ambulances: 0 Est. Containment Time: 5/5/2021 11:18 PM
Air Ambulance: 0 Est. Control Time:
Loss: $0.00
Saved: $0.00 Evacuations: No
Cause: Accidental Evacuation Comments:

Current Situation

(Recent updates are posted at the top of the Current Situation)
FINAL UPDATE 5/6/21 at 7:30 a.m. - The fire was 100% contained to 226 acres at 11:18 p.m. on 5/5/21. All fire resources have cleared the scene. UPDATE - 5:45 p.m. - The fire is currently holding at 100 acres and is 10% contained. The forward rate of spread has been stopped. UPDATE - 3:55 p.m. - The patient with serious injuries succumbed to thier injuries at the scene. CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters responded to passenger vehicle vs a semi truck with one party trapped in the vehicle with fire. The fire has spread to the vegetation and was initially reported as 1/4 of an acre. The patient was extricated from the vehicle with serious injuries and an air ambulance is en route to the scene. A second patient has sustained minor injuries. A ground ambulance is en route for the 2nd patient. The vegetation fire is currently 40 acres, burning in light flashy fuels with a moderate rate of spread and winds blowing to the west. More inforamtion will be posted as it becomes available.

Resources Assigned

Firefighters: 60 Helicopters: 1 Utilities: No
Law Enforcement: No Engine Companies: 12 Air Tankers: 2
Air Attack: Yes Truck Companies: 0 Fire Crews: 2
EMD: No Overhead Personnel: 3 Water Tenders: 0
American Red Cross: No Fire Investigator: No Bulldozers: 2
Public Information Officer: No Displaced Persons: No RVC Medics: 0
Ambulance Air: 1  Ground: 1
Specialized Equipment: None,

Cooperating Agencies

CAL FIRE/Riverside, CAL FIRE/San Bernardino, California Highway Patrol (CHP), Riverside County Sheriff’s Office,
Prepared By: Rob Roseen Information Center: (951) 940-6985
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