Firefighters Gain Ground On Apple Fire In Riverside CountyA massive fire that scorched 32,412 acres was 40% contained as of Sunday, firefighters said.
Curious Pup Who Disappeared After Chasing Coyote Escaping From Apple Fire Reunited With OwnerAs of Wednesday evening, the Apple Fire had burned 27,569 acres and was 30% contained. Fire crews said the blaze to be fully contained by Aug. 17.
Most Evacuation Orders Lifted As Apple Fire Scorches 26,850 Acres; 20% Containment ReportedAs of Tuesday evening, one injury was reported and four homes had been destroyed.
'Worst I've Ever Seen It Up Here': Stubborn Apple Fire In Riverside County Grows To 26K AcresThe northern and eastern edge of the fire is in steep, rugged terrain. Hot, dry and gusty conditions coupled with low humidity will continue to pose a challenge to firefighters.
Investigators: Apple Fire Started By Malfunctioning VehicleAccording to the department, a diesel-fueled vehicle emitting burning carbon from the exhaust system was driving down Oak Glen Road — sparking a number of small fires Friday at about 4:55 p.m.
Apple Fire In Riverside County Intensifies To More Than 20,000 AcresA massive fire burning in Riverside County has scorched 20,516 acres as of Sunday night.
Families Forced Out Of Their Homes As Apple Fire Scorches 12,000 AcresAggravated by high heat, the Apple Fire in Cherry Valley continued to spread on Saturday after it nearly doubled in size overnight.