Incident Update Sheet

Riverside County Fire Department in cooperation with CAL FIRE

Incident Information

Incident Name: Springs (CONTAINED)

Incident Address: South of Highway 60 East of Gilman Springs Road, unincorporated Moreno Valley

Community: Moreno Valley

Loss: 0

Saved: 0

Cause: Under Investigation

Incident Type: Wildland Fire

Incident Number: CA-RRU-100865

Date/Time Reported: 7/12/2023 4:30:00 PM

Est. Containment Date/Time: 7/11/2023 11:00:00 PM

Est. Control Date/Time:

Evacuations: No

Evacuation Comments:

Current Situation

#SpringsFire [7/12/23 MORNING UPDATE 8:00 AM]: The fire was 100% contained to 36.59 as of 7/11/23 at 11:00 PM. The fire is being patrolled by fire resources. All resources are expected to clear the scene today.

#SpringsFire [8:45 PM UPDATE]: The fire is 36.59 acres and 70% contained. Resources will remain on scene throughout the night working on full containment.

#SpringsFire [6:30 PM UPDATE]: With the smoke clearing, our air attack had a much clearer view and determined that the fire is currently 28 acres, rather than the 60 initially reported. Containment remains at 70% due to the great efforts and aggressive fire attack by firefighters in the air and on the ground.

#SpringsFire [6:20 PM UPDATE]: The fire is 60 acres and 70% contained. The forward rate of spread has been stopped.

#SpringsFire [UPDATE]: The fire is 50 acres and 0% contained. Westbound Highway 60 and #1 lane of Eastbound Highway 60 is open.

Firefighters are on-scene of 30 acres burning South of Highway 60, East of Gilman Springs Road in unincorporated Moreno Valley. The fire is burning at a slow to moderate rate of spread in light flashy fuels. Highway 60 will be closed in both eastbound and westbound directions at Gilman Springs Road. Gilman Springs Road will be closed at Alessandro Boulevard.

Resources Assigned
Firefighters: 125
Helicopters: 2
Engine Companies: 19
Air Tankers: 3
Overhead Personnel: 6
Fire Crews: 4
Air Attack: Yes
Law Enforcement: Yes
Ambulance Ground: 0
Ambulance Air: 0
Truck Companies: 0
Water Tenders: 0
RVC Medic: 0
Utilities: No
American Red Cross: No
Fire Investigator: No
Public Information Officer: No
Displaced Persons: No
Specialized Equipment: Helitender
Cooperating Agencies
California Highway Patrol (CHP), Morongo Fire Department, Riverside City FD, Riverside County Sheriff’s Office
Prepared By: CAL FIRE/Riverside County Fire Public Affairs Bureau
Updated: 7/12/2023 8:35:22 AM
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