U.S. Forest service requests assistance from RivCo Fire Department
Last updated 3/6/2020 at 3:47pm
The Riverside County Fire Department is responding to a U.S. Forest Service controlled burn on South Main Divide Road near the unincorporated area of Lake Elsinore this afternoon.
The request for assistance was made Friday, March 6 at 12:36 p.m. according to the Riverside County Fire Department's live incident feed.
Firefighters began the prescribed burn about 8:30 a.m. today but a shifting wind pushed the flames over a containment line, according to Darrell Vance with the Trabuco Ranger District.
Riverside County Fire Department spokesperson Tawny Cabral, said the fire, which is located ou...