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Valley Fire scorches over 17 thousand Acres in San Diego County

By RYAN GROTHE, Correspondent | September 14, 2020 | CALIFORNIA

Story No. 091420111

The Valley fire was started on September 5th in the afternoon. The fire scorched over 17 thousand acres and destroyed 20 plus buildings. High temperatures fueled this fire. Aircraft from all over were called in to fight the fire. Cal Fire activated the military. The Navy, Marines and Army all sent helicopters to San Diego to assist the fire crews.

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