2012-06-14 / Front Page

Gaines Fire 100 percent contained


 The Madera-Mariposa-Merced Unit of CAL FIRE declares containment of the vegetation fire in the vicinity of Hornitos and Old Toll Roads.

The blaze, which scorched 1,667 acres, began on June 12 after a bird flew into power lines.

No structures were damaged, and one firefighter was treated and released for a heat-related injury.


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