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65 structures destroyed, 6 injured in Lilac fire, no containment reported


Last updated 12/8/2017 at Noon

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At least 65 structures have been destroyed in the Lilac Fire and six people, including two firefighters have been injured, CAL FIRE officials are reporting this morning.

The blaze, first reported just before lunchtime Thursday, Dec., 7, is holding at 4,100 acres and all evacuation orders remain in place, said North County Fire Protection District Public Information Officer John Buchanan.

According to Buchanan, a plan to repopulate will be issued later today once the area is determined to be safe.

Three civilians have suffered burn injuries, one civilian has suffered injuries from smoke i...

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