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Fire in NSJ Held to 2 Acres

A reported fire had responders on edge when they learned of a fire and possible shots fired between several people early Tuesday morning. CalFire Battalion Chief Ray Wright says fire fighters from surrounding agencies assisted in containing the two acre fire onFarrell Ravine off Jackass Flat Road in North San Juan. Chief Wright says eleven pieces of fire equipment were used to suppress the potentially dangerous situation.
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Nevada County Sheriff’s Deputies were called in when fire fighters learned of the possible shooting. Deputies are investigating why one of the people involved was so badly injured he was taken to Sutter Roseville Hospital by a Cal Star helicopter.

Cal fire says this fire was human caused and is under investigation by Cal Fire and law enforcement.

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August 21, 2012


Isn't this the same guy that set two other fires in the last month on the fire access road?

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