Highway 243

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Storm-Enhanced Rains Flood Riverside County

Heavy rain spawned from what is now Tropical Storm Norbert led to flash flooding in downtown Riverside and elsewhere in the Inland Empire on Sunday afternoon.

09/07/2014

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Silver Fire Near Banning 100 Percent Contained

The Silver Fire, which burned 20,292 acres near Banning, was fully contained Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/12/2013

(credit: Matt Hartman/Shorealone Films)

Silver Fire Access Passes Available At Road Closure

Access passes for residents seeking to return to the areas affected by the Silver Fire will be available at Highway 243 and Poppet Flats Road, authorities said Saturday.

08/10/2013

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Silver Fire Near Banning Grows To 18K Acres

Thousands of Riverside County residents were under mandatory evacuation orders Friday as crews battled a wildfire that has scorched 18,000 acres.

08/09/2013

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27,278-Acre Mountain Fire 49 Percent Contained

Firefighters made progress overnight along the northwest flank of a stubborn wildfire in Riverside County.

07/20/2013

The Mountain Fire broke out July 15, forcing nearly 6,000 evacuations between Palm Springs and Hemet (credit: CBS)

Mandatory Evacuations As Mountain Fire Burns 1,000 Acres

A fire that broke out Monday afternoon near highways 74 and 243 has burned an estimated 1,000 acres and is 5 percent contained, according to the Riverside County Fire Department.

CBS Los Angeles–07/15/2013

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Fast-Moving Brush Fire Prompts Closure Of Highway 243 South Of Banning

Crews are responding to a fast-moving fire in Banning that’s already scorched 650 acres in a few hours, authorities reported.

05/04/2013

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