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Apartment Blaze Extinguished by Bystander

A fire outside an apartment next to a business in Grass Valley has been put out, but not before some anxious moments. Nevada County Consolidated Fire District Deputy Chief Jerry Funk says the call came in shortly before 4 o’clock to Hughes Road near East Main Street…

Listen to Jerry Funk

Alan Gaines was at his office at Sierra Dental Lab, and was the bystander who put the flames out…

Listen to Alan Gaines

It’s believed the fire was limited to the porch area. Investigators are still trying to determine how it got started.

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