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Tyler Fire

  • Riverside County
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  • Started: Apr 15, 2018
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  • Last Updated: Monday, April 16, 2018 4:29 PM
Burned For

1 days

Containment

100%

Acres Burned

15

Update 2:45 p.m.: Fire is 100% contained and 15 acres. Final resources are clearing the scene. CAL FIRE Investigators have determined the fire to be human-caused but remains under investigation.   Update 10:45 a.m. Fire holding at 15 acres and remains 10% contained.   Update 8:10 a.m. Forward spread stopped. Fire is 10% contained. Resources will be committed throughout the day. No injuries reported. The cause of the fire is under investigation.   Update 7:40 a.m.: Copter cancelled. Motorists should obey road closures while fire equipment works in the area.   Update 7:00 a.m.:  The fire is now 10 acres with a potential   of 50 acres. Power lines are down, IID en route. CAL FIRE Copter 301 will be responding as will as additional resources.  Additional updates will be posted as information becomes available.   CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters are on scene of a vegetation fire involving approximately 2-3 acres of palm trees in Coachella. Riverside County Sheriff's responding for crowd control. Updates will be posted as information becomes available.

I WANT TO KNOW

Do people near this fire need to evacuate?

YES
Evacuation orders have been issued. Learn more

Have any road closures been announced?

NO
No nearby roads are closed at this time.

What is the air quality like near the fire?

Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups
Everyone may begin to experience health effects; members of sensitive groups may experience more serious health effects.
Note: Air quality varies by location. To check the air quality in your neighborhood, click here.

On the scene

Are you near the Tyler Fire? Get updates from fire and rescue agencies, post photos, and videos and see up-to-the-minute coverage on Twitter with #TylerFire
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#TylerFire [UPDATE] Fire is now 10 acres with no containment. Photos: CAL FIRE/Riverside County Fire Department

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@CAL FIRE Riverside

In the #Wellness Catagory... #ComeyInterview * #Boachella * #TylerFire * #GreatAwakening, et al...

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@AJeaL

Additional Details

EVACUATIONS

No

SCHOOL CLOSURES

n/a

CAUSE

Human Caused - Investigation continues by CAL FIRE Peace Officers

INJURIES

n/a

STRUCTURES THREATENED

n/a

STRUCTURES DESTROYED

n/a

CONDITIONS

n/a

DATA SOURCE

CalFire RVCFire

ADMINISTRATIVE UNIT

CAL FIRE/Riverside County Fire Department

COOPERATING AGENCIES

CAL FIRE/Riverside, Imperial Irrigation District, Riverside County Fire Department, Riverside County Sheriff’s Office,

PHONE NUMBERS

Information Center

(951) 940-6985