Firefighters battle 25-acre brush fire in Riverside County
Firefighters in Riverside County on Wednesday afternoon were battling a 25-acre brush fire that was burning in medium-to-heavy vegetation near Anza.
At least three people in the area were treated by paramedics for minor injuries as fire crews worked in 93-degree heat, the Riverside County Fire Department said.
Flames were being fanned by 15-mph winds, and relative humidity was 26%.
Two helicopters and four air-tankers were assisting about 75 firefighters on the ground, officials said. The cause of the blaze, which broke out about 1 p.m. near Terwilliger Road, was under investigation.
— Robert J. Lopez
Map shows the approximate location of the brush fire.