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California wildfires rage in Yosemite parkland, Sierra National Forest
California wildfires rage in Yosemite parkland, Sierra National Forest

A fast-moving wildfire in Yosemite National Park has grown to about 3,000 acres, prompting officials to keep evacuations orders in place for the entire town of Foresta, Calif. As of Tuesday, officials said the El Portal fire was only 19% contained and had destroyed a duplex. Two firefighters have sustained minor injuries battling the flames. The fire began about 3:15 p.m. Saturday near Old El Portal, prompting evacuation orders there that have since been lifted. Strike teams have been assigned to El Portal in advance of the fire line where they are working to protect structures, officials said. Big Oak Flat Road remained closed Tuesday as more than 600 fire personnel worked to...

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