Tuesday Update: Palmer Fire Is 90% Contained, Still Holding At 3,800 Acres

Sep 5, 2017

Credit Ed Sherman for Cal Fire/Riverside County Fire Dept.

Firefighters used Monday's cooler weather to make more progress on containing the Palmer Fire, which has been burning in the San Timoteo Badlands between Moreno Valley, Calimesa, and Redlands.  KVCR's Ken Vincent has more.

[NOTE:  In the time since this report was broadcast this morning, Cal Fire has updated the Palmer Fire containment figure to 90 percent contained at 3,800 acres.]