COLTON: Vegetation Fire

On Sunday night August 05, 2018, as the Southland braces for another heat wave, the City of Riverside Fire Department on sited a vegetation fire burning in a field just outside the city limits. The fire was spotted around 8:45pm burning in a field at the dead end of Orange Street just north of Placentia Lane in the City of Colton. Firefighters from the City of Riverside Fire Department along with the City of Colton Fire Department responded to the area and made a quick and aggressive fire attack containing the fire to roughly 1/2 an acre. No injuries were reported and the cause is unknown.