Silver Fire

Riverside County Last Update: Tuesday, January 28, 2014 11:23 p.m. PST

100%
Contained
20,292
Acres burned
Aug 7
Started (2013)
161
Air Quality Index (500: most hazardous)
Silver Fire
Location of
Poppet Flats Rd Near Hwy 243, South of Banning
Structures Threatened
n/a
Structures Destroyed
48 destroyed (26 residences, 1 commercial, 21 outbuildings),8 damaged (2 residences, 6 outbuildings).
Evacuations
The Pacific Crest, Marion Mountain and Seven Pines hiking trails remain closed. Marion Mountain, Fern Basin, Dark Canyon, Black Mountain and Boulder Basin campgrounds remain closed.
Injuries
13

Recent KPCC Coverage

Resources Deployed

Fire Personnel
834
Fire Engines
40
Fire Crews
30
Air Tankers
n/a
Helicopters
9
Dozers
4
Water Tenders
9

Updates Tracker

August 9, 2013 7:47 p.m. PDT

People near Banning with heart or lung disease, older adults, and children should reduce prolonged or heavy exertion.

More Details

Administrative Unit
CAL FIRE Riverside Unit / San Bernardino National Forest
Road Closures
Hwy 243 remains closed between Twin Pines Road and Westley Street in Banning due to road damage.
Cause
Under investigation
School Closures
n/a
Cooperating Agencies
Federal, State and Local Agencies from throughout the Western United States are assisting.
Conditions
Firefighters closed the containment lines today. Large scale demobilization of incident resources continues. Command of the incident will be turned over to Riverside County effective Tuesday August 8th. Silent Valley RV Club remains closed. For questions regarding the closure, please the Silent Valley RV Club.
Phone Numbers
(951) 940-6985 (Silver Fire Information Center)
Additional Details
Information from Riverside County Fire Department
Current Situation
n/a
Damage Assessment
n/a
Training
n/a

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