Reader-submitted photo by William Tipple

Crews are on the scene of three separate wildland fires in Lamb's Canyon, reported at 11:52 a.m. The first was reported at Lamb's Canyon Road and Gilman Springs Road. Two airtankers, 15 engines and a total of 130 firefighters reported to the scene.


The first two were quickly contained to less than one acre, while a third at Highway 79 near Gilman Springs Road is approximately 2 acres and burning at a moderate rate. California Highway Patrol have closed lane 2 on northbound Highway 79. This information comes from the Riverside County Fire Department incident information website.

Responding agencies include CAL FIRE Riverside and San Bernardino and the California Highway Patrol/