A wildfire broke out on the Riverside County side of the Ortega Highway this afternoon, forcing the closure of the roadway that connects Lake Elsinore to Orange County.
MORENO VALLEY – A 122-acre wildfire that broke out just north of Moreno Valley on Friday afternoon and prompted evacuations was fully contained today. Crews reported the fire was fully contained at 3 p.m., according to Tawny Cabral of the Riverside County Fire Department. The non-injury “Stewart” blaze was reported at 2:28 p.m. Friday along […]
LAKE ELSINORE – A brush fire that erupted on the west end of Lake Elsinore and has scorched more than 200 acres was half contained today. The “Rose” fire, which was first reported about 2:20 p.m. Monday in the 14800 block of Amorose Street near Grand Avenue on the edge of the Cleveland National Forest, […]
The cause of a fire that broke out in Winchester, charring 32 acres as it approached homes in the rural area, was under investigation today.
A brush fire erupted Thursday, July 13, in west Perris, scorching 10 acres and damaging several storage buildings as crews worked to contain it.
A fire broke out Thursday, July 13, in a field in Winchester, quickly charring 20 acres and approaching homes in the rural area before it was partially contained.
Firefighters are working to extinguish a roughly one-acre brush fire alongside Interstate 15, near Rainbow Valley Boulevard in the far northern reaches of San Diego County, according to Cal Fire.
RAINBOW – Cal Fire crews needed about 20 minutes today to knock down a small brushfire on the far northern border of San Diego County. The blaze, dubbed the “Strawberry Fire,” was reported at 2:15 p.m. in the Rainbow area east of Fallbrook and Interstate 15. It scorched an estimated two acres before firefighters had […]
SAN CLEMENTE – A 700-acre brush fire that started near the northwestern reaches of Camp Pendleton has spread into San Clemente, where it’s being fought today. The blaze was reported about 6:15 p.m. Wednesday off Cristianitos Road, near the San Mateo Campground, according to Camp Pendleton’s Public Affairs Office. Camp Pendleton’s Cristianitos Gate was closed […]
UPDATE Friday, June 30, 6 p.m. HEMET — The “Manzanita Fire,” which began burning Monday, June 26 and continued burning for several days has finally been brought under control and firefighters have reported 100% containment on the stubborn fire that began after a vehicle lost control while being driven on SR-79 Lamb Canyon and careened […]