Riverside Fire Department

Arlington Incident

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Incident Name: Arlington Incident

Date Reported: 09/24/23

Time Reported: 1720 Hours

Incident Location: 3000 Block of Arlington

Ward #: Ward 3 FIERRO

Type of Incident: Traffic Collision

Incident Number: RIV# 23-032491

Control Time: 1807

Fatalities: 0

Critical: 0

Moderate: 1

Minor: 3

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Loss: N/A

Save: NA


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    Chief Officer(s): 1

    Engine Companies: 1

    Truck Companies: 1

    Squad(s): 0

    Ambulance(s): 1

    Firefighter(s): 7

    Safety Officer(s): 0

    Public Information Officer(s): 0

    Fire Investigator(s): 0

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    The City of Riverside Fire Department responded to a reported Traffic Collision involving multiple vehicles with victims trapped at the 3000 block of Arlington Ave.  First arriving fire units reported a head on collision with major damage to the involved vehicles.  The on-scene units were able to free the trapped occupant who was transported to a local hospital for continued definitive care.  The other 5 victims all chose to not be transported via ambulances.  Arlington Ave. was closed for approximately an hour to remove the damaged vehicles.

    Assisting Aid Agencies

    Incident Commander: Scott Wilson

    Prepared By: Scott Wilson

    Date / Time Posted: 09/24/23 @ 2055 hours

    Information Center: 951.826.5321