2012-05-10 / Front Page

Fire razing downtown Mariposa

All structures being evacuated

A fire that started earlier this evening at the Pizza Factory in downtown is now engulfing and entire block in downtown Mariposa.

According to Gazette Editor Jill Ballinger, who is on scene, reported that the entire block on 5th Street that houses the Pizza Factory and Mariposa County Arts Council, Grace Notes Chimes, and a number of other businesses is ablaze.

All traffic through Mariposa on Highway 140 is closed. All of the occupants of the buildings in downtown are being evacuated by Mariposa County Sheriff's Deputies.

Further updates will be available from Mariposa's County's only original news source as soon as they become available.


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