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Fire Destroys Cascade Shores House

A house fire in Cascade Shores about 9 o’clock last evening destroyed one home. A neighbor says the fire broke out in the 13 thousand block of   Gas Canyon Road just a few houses down from  Banner Quaker Hill Road.
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Nevada County Consolidated Fire Chief David Ray says  the fire was well involved when they arrived.
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The homeowner had been gone all day but arrived as the firefighters were working to put out the blaze.   Chief Ray says the firefighters were able to use their new system  of compressed air foam to fight the fire.
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Chief Ray says the new fire hydrants that NID recently installed in Cascade Shores were a help bu  they did require  further assistance from water tenders to fight the fire.  Firefighters from Nevada City, Grass Valley, Nevada County Consolidated, Ophir Hill  and Peardale Fire Departments responded to the call.  Firefighters are still on scene today doing mop up and working with the insurance company to determine the cause of the fire.

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