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Firefighters battle growing brush fire in Jurupa Valley

By in Press Enterprise on July 5, 2017

By Liset Marquez

A barn-type structure has burned as firefighters battle a 38-acre brush fire in Jurupa Valley, according to the Riverside County Fire Department.

“>Click here for a map of the fire area.

The incident was first reported at 3:20 p.m. near Van Buren Boulevard and Jurupa Road. The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department has closed Pedley Road between Jurupa Road and 54th Street, the release stated.

At least 80 firefighters are on scene. The fire was 20 percent contained at about 6 p.m.

This story is developing. Check back later for updates.


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