Grapefruit Fire

Riverside County Last Update: Tuesday, June 23, 2015 10:03 a.m. PDT

100%
Contained
60
Acres burned
Jun 18
Started (2015)
Grapefruit Fire
Location of
57000 Block of Grapefruit Boulevard
Structures Destroyed
3
Injuries
1

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June 18, 2015 7:09 p.m. PDT

The fire is in a palm grove and has extended to the north and east of Highway 111. Structures threatened. Resources have an extended commitment time. The Incident Command Post has been established at Grapefruit Blvd south of Church Street. Captain Lucas Spelman will be standing by at the command post for media inquires. Updates will be posted as information becomes available.

June 18, 2015 7:09 p.m. PDT

One firefighter has been transported to an area hospital with non life threatening injuries.

June 18, 2015 7:09 p.m. PDT

The fire is now 60 acres, five percent contained and the forward rate of spread has been stopped.

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Information from Riverside County Fire Department
Administrative Unit
CAL FIRE Riverside Unit / Riverside County Fire
Cause
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Damage Assessment
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