On the the heels of an investigative report by Banning-Beaumont Patch Editor Guy McCarthy into a delayed dispatch of crucial fire resources during the July 2013 Mountain Fire, a new report has expanded on what transpired-- and how Cal Fire is addressing the issue.
The Coachella Valley's KESQ News did a follow-up video news report to Patch's piece, which contains some dramatic video from the blaze that ultimately ended up costing an estimated $25 million to fight.
Watch the report above,
and click here to read the KESQ report.
For background information, read Patch's original report here:
Records Show Idyllwild Response to $25M Mountain Fire was Delayed