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Last updated: November 5, 2003 at 6 a.m. - FINAL UPDATE
Start Date/Time: October 25, 2003 at 5:37 p.m.
Administrative Unit: Cleveland National Fores/CDF San Diego Unit/Cedar Fire
Location: Southern San Diego County
Acres Burned: 280,278
Containment: 100%
Control: Estimate for control is November 16, 2003 at 6 p.m
Structures Destroyed: 2,232 residences, 22 commercial properties and 566 outbuildings destroyed. 53 residences and 10 outbuildings damaged. 148 vehicles destroyed.
Evacuations: All evacuations lifted.
Injuries: 13 civilian fatalities, 1 firefighter fatality, 104 firefighter injuries.
Cause: Human (Under Investigation)
Cooperating Agencies: CDF, U.S. Forest Service, Local Government
Total Fire Personnel: 1,478
Costs to date: $ 27 million
Major Incident Command Team: #5
Conditions: One firefighter fatality and three firefighter injuries occurred in the Julian area on 10/29/03. Funds Set Up For Novato Firefighters
Community support has been a great moral boost for firefighters!!!
.Significant release of excess fire fighting resources is ongoing.
This fire is under a unified command USFS and CDF.

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