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Blue Cut Fire - 100% Contained


Last updated 8/23/2016 at 8:46pm

An estimated 105 homes and 213 other structures have been reported destroyed as over the last week more than 82,000 residents were evacuated.

Fire officials have stated Tues. Aug. 23, that what now ranks as the 20th most destructive wildfire in state history, has finally been 100% contained.

The cause of the wildfire remains under investigation, however utility companies have been allowed in to the area to replace damaged infrastructure, according to a statement released by Cal Fire.

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