The 341-acre Flats Fire is burning in the Santa Rosa Mountains off Highway 74 near the communities of Pinyon Crest, Pinyon and Alpine Village. It has been 100% contained. Due to more accurate mapping, the fire's size was reduced from 400 acres on Wednesday, June 16.
Two homes were destroyed, three homes damaged and three outbuildings damaged. There was one firefighter injury.
The San Bernardino National Forest is no longer in unified command with CAL FIRE/Riverside County Fire Department and the Riverside County Sheriff's Department. We thank them for their partnership and teamwork!
All evacuation orders and warnings have been lifted. Properties within the burn area may be unsafe; please check with fire personnel.
Highway 74 has reopened.
All recreational sites have reopened.