Etiwanda Fire Update 5/3 8:00 pm
Incident: Etiwanda Fire Wildfire
The Etiwanda fire is winding down. Fire size is 2190 acres and containment has increased to 86% this evening. The main firefighting activity is in the north- end of the fire up in the foothills of the San Bernardino National Forest. Firefighters will continue working tonight in this area. Containment lines will be strengthened and active heat patches will be extinguished. Mop-up work is also in progress.
Fire information is available at:
The North Etiwanda Preserve is closed to visitors due to the fire; for more information on the Preserve, please check www.sbcnep.org.
Cause: under investigation Engines: 45
Estimated Size: 2190 acres Crews: 22
Containment: 86% Dozers: 2
Injuries: 3 Water Tenders: 8
Structures Damaged: 1 Helicopters: 1
Structures Destroyed: 0 Total Personnel: 583