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Riverside river bottom fire burns 5 acres

September 27, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
There was heat and humidity, but no wind, helping firefighters knock down a wildfire late Monday in the Inland Empire.The fire broke out in the river bottom in Riverside not far from some homes.

The flames fed on heavy brush and the triple-digit heat made it tough on Riverside city and county firefighters.

The blaze scorched about five acres. No structures were damaged and no one was injured. The cause was unknown.