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  Croy Fire - FINAL UPDATE


Last updated: 9/29/02 at 9 a.m. - FINAL UPDATE
Start Date/Time: 9/23/02 at 2:15 p.m.
Administrative Unit: Santa Clara
Location: Coastal mountain range, south of San Jose
Acres Burned: 3,127
Containment: 100 percent
Control: Full control estimated 10/11/02 at 6 p.m.
Structures Destroyed: 31 residences, 15 outbuildings,
65 residences confirmed saved (Damage assessment ongoing)
Injuries: 13 minor
Cause: Under Investigation
Cooperating Agencies: CDF, US Forest Service
Total Fire Personnel: 1,917
Fire crews: 63 (62 CDF)
Engines: 120 (115 CDF)
Helicopters: 6 (1 CDF)
Dozers: 27 (14 CDF)
Water tenders: 31
Costs to date: $7.5 million
Major Incident Command Team: #4
Conditions: All roads open..
All local government engines have been released.
Mop up and improvement of containment lines ongoing
Fire history in this area shows
no significant fires in the last 80 years.

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