Update 6:18 p.m.: 1 home burned, acreage upped to 7
The Riverside County Fire Dept. reports that the brush fire burning in Winchester damaged one home and burned a total of 7 acres.
According to the department's website, the fire is 80 percent contained.
Update 3:45 p.m.: Fire 75 percent contained
Fire spokesperson Jody Hagemann tells City News Service a brush fire burning in Winchester is now 75 percent contained.
No evacuations were ordered. No one has been injured. Five structures were burned, including at least one shed, causing around $10,000 in damage.
In all, 70 firefighters worked to control the blaze.
2:52 p.m.: A five-acre brush fire burned five structures in Winchester Tuesday afternoon. None of the structures were homes, and there were no reports of any injuries.
The fire was reported at 1:15 p.m. in the 28300 block of Patterson Avenue, and 70 firefighters were sent to the scene, Riverside County Fire Department spokeswoman Jody Hagemann said. The fire was 50 percent contained by 2:30 p.m., she said.
No injuries or evacuations were reported, and the cause was under investigation.