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The Klamathon Fire in Siskiyou County burning near the Calif. Oregon border continues growing in dry, windy weather. The fire’s also got many people evacuated now as almost 13,000​ more acres burned​
this weekend. The fire now charred 35,250 acres and is 30 percent contained. One person’s body was found in the fire and three firefighters were injured. 81 structures were gutted with another 12 damaged and more than 800 threatened. The fire closed Interstate 580 in both directions ​Sunday
night​. Officials say it started​
after a resident apparently lit a small fire on a friend’s property and it spread to a tree, jumped over a river then spread. The Governor has declared a state of emergency for Siskiyou County.


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