Fire 10/21/99

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HERE WE GO AGAIN!

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    At 9 AM a fire was caused by construction,  just above and east of our house... This is the view in between our two largest trees in the backyard.  The fire covered 30 acres.

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The California Department of Forestry responded IMMEDIATELY with numerous and massive airdrops of water and flame retardent.  This guy just missed the power towers we walk our dogs under.

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I think we had this pilot once on a Shuttle by United flight between Los Angeles and Ontario...

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Naw, THAT'S the GUY!!!

And  he just BARELY cleared the wires in this photo!

Look close on the left and you can see them!