Aguanga fire contained to 28 acres

AGUANGA: As of 5:35 the Thomas fire was contained to 28 acres. Ground resources will be committed through the night with a day assignment planned for Sunday. No injuries and no structural damage reported.

Assisting agencies include: Anza Co Op Electric, CAL FIRE/Riverside, CAL FIRE/San Diego, California Highway Patrol – Border, Murrieta Fire Protection District, Riverside County Fire Department, San Diego CAL FIRE, San Diego County Fire Authority


Aguanga Fire Still Burning

UPDATE: 4:25 p.m.: Fire is now approximately 15 acres. Incident Commander augmenting resources on scene with additional fire crews and water tenders. San Diego County Fire Authority is also assisting with one water-dropping copter. Powerlines are down.

UPDATE: 3:30 pm: Fire is now approximately 8 acres. San Diego County Fire Authority is also assisting with one copter. CALFIRE/Riverside County Firefighters are on scene of a fire involving an RV and vegetation. The first arriving engine company reported an RV fully involved with approximately 5 acres of vegetation burning in medium to heavy fuels and wind-driven. No one was hurt during the fire reported at 2:33 p.m. West winds fanned the flames on Thomas Road three miles east of Humphreys Lane, Riverside County Fire Department spokeswoman Jody Hagemann said.

A cause behind the RV fire was not immediately disclosed.Murrieta Fire Protection District and CAL FIRE San Diego also assisting. Updates will be posted as information becomes available.

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