TEMECULA – What does it take to become a firefighter? Find out at “So You Want To Be A Firefighter” teen program 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 22, at the Ronald H. Roberts Temecula Public Library, 30600 Pauba Road. Meet the Temecula Fire Station 84 Firefighters and learn what it takes to join their ranks. From […]
UPDATED: June 3, 7:30 p.m. SAN JACINTO — Firefighters have contained a vegetation blaze that burned for about nine hours and charred nearly 30 acres near Soboba Road in an unincorporated area of San Jacinto. Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Public Information Officer Tawny Cabral updated that the fire had been contained shortly before 9 p.m. Officials have […]
HEMET – A small but “swift moving” vegetation fire kept firefighters busy and sent one firefighter to an area hospital this afternoon, Saturday, May 20. The blaze erupted in a large vacant field southwest of the intersection of Kirby Street and Acacia Avenue in Hemet. Although there were no initially reported injuries, shortly after 1:30 […]
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It’s 5 a.m. when a call comes in that there’s a house fire. Alarms sound at the fire station, waking up the crew who jump into action knowing there are lives to save. In a matter of minutes, they’re geared up and headed to the scene with lights flashing and sirens blaring. There is an ominous glow of fire off in the distance.
WILDOMAR – One firefighter was injured and a family of four were displaced by a garage fire in a single-story residence in Wildomar, a fire official said.
The fire was reported at 8:15 p.m. Sunday in the 24400 block of Wagon Wheel Lane, the Riverside County Fire Department’s Jennifer Fuhrman said.
Eighteen firefighters put out the flames by 8:38 p.m., Fuhrman said.