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Last updated: November 5, 2003 at 10 a.m. - FINAL UPDATE
Start Date/Time: October 25, 2003 at 2:15 p.m.
Administrative Unit: Ventura County
Location: Simi Valley / Moorpark
Acres Burned: 108,204
Containment: 100%
Control: 100%
Structures Destroyed: 37 residences and 278 outbuildings destroyed, 11 residences damaged
Injuries: 21
Cause: Under Investigation
Cooperating Agencies: Ventura Co. Fire, CDF, Los Angeles Co. Fire, Los Angeles City Fire, Kern Co. Fire, Santa Barbara Co. Fire, CHP, Ventura Co. Sheriff, Simi Valley Policy Dept., USFS.
Total Fire Personnel: 131
Costs to date: $10 million
Conditions: Transition from Unified Command back to the local agency occured today. Ventura County/LA County has responsibility for fire.
Significant release of fire fighting resources with containment of fire.

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