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A fast-moving brush fire was reported around 9:20 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 9, 2023, on the 51000 block of Ida Avenue in Cabazon. (Google Maps)


CABAZON — Firefighters achieved 15% containment of a fast-moving brush fire Saturday in Cabazon that burned at least 65 acres and prompted a brief evacuation warning.

The fire was reported around 9:20 a.m. Saturday on the 51000 block of Ida Avenue, where crews found the blaze burning at a dangerous rate of spread amid winds of 5 to 10 mph, according to the Riverside County Fire Department.

As of 2:30 p.m., the fire had burned 65 acres, and the forward rate of spread was stopped.

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