Bogart Fire North Of Beaumont 20% Contained At 1250 Acres; Arson Suspected
11:00 A.M. WEDNESDAY UPDATE: The Bogart Fire burning in Cherry Valley - north of the eastern IE communities of Beaumont and Banning - has burned 1250 acres and is 20 percent contained. All evacuation orders have been lifted. There are more than 400 personnel and at least a dozen aircraft fighting the blaze. Authorities believe the fire was human-caused, and ask the public to please report any information that may help the inviestigation to the Riverside County Arson Hotline: 800-633-2836.
For the latest information on the Bogart Fire, go to the CalFire Incident website:
THE FOLLOWING REPORT WAS AIRED AT 7:00 A.M. THIS (Wednesday) MORNING.