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  Paradise Fire - FINAL UPDATE


Last updated: November 6, 2003 at 7a.m. - FINAL UPDATE
Start Date/Time: October 26, 2003 at 1:30 a.m.
Administrative Unit: CDF San Diego Unit
Location: Valley Center
Acres Burned: 56,700
Containment: 100%
Control: Expected control November 15, 2003 at 8 a.m.
Structures Destroyed: 221 residences, 192 outbuildings, 2 commercial properties, and 75 vehicles destroyed. 10 residences and 5 outbuildings damaged.
Injuries: 2 civilian fatalities and 24 injuries - 4 of those were civilians.
Cause: Human (Under Investigation)
Cooperating Agencies: CDF, US Forest Service, Dept. Fish and Game, local government agencies
Total Fire Personnel: 788
Costs to date: $ 11.3 million
Major Incident Command Team: #1

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