JURUPA VALLEY: Brush Fire erupts near the Jurupa Hills Golf Course

CAL FIRE/Riverside County Firefighters, with assistance from Riverside City Fire Department, Corona Fire Department, San Bernardino County Fire Department and the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department responded to reports of a vegetation fire in the area of Riverview Drive X Avenue Juan Diaz in Jurupa Valley in the river bottom near the Jurupa Hills Golf Course.
The first arriving engine company reported approximately seven acres of heavy brush burning at a moderate rate of spread.
CalFire battalion chief requested Air attack and additional hand crews to respond to the scene. CalFire Riverside sent 2 water dropping helicopters and several fixed winged aircraft were overhead to assist the crews below to gain the upper hand on the fire.
The forward rate of spread was stopped, no homes were lost, no evacuations.