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Firefighters save homes from grass fire near Millerton Lake

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By Yosi Yahoudai
Founder and Managing Partner

Tuesday, May 28, 2024 6:41AM

A quick response from firefighters helped save several homes from a fast-moving fire that broke out near Millerton Lake on Monday afternoon.

FRESNO COUNTY, Calif. (KFSN) — A quick response from firefighters helped save several homes from a fast-moving fire that broke out near Millerton Lake on Monday afternoon.

The fire burned three to four acres of grass along both sides of Sky Harbour Road near Sky Lake Drive.

Over 40 firefighters worked to control the flames as they burned dangerously close to three nearby homes.

Crews used bulldozers and dropped fire retardant from planes to stop the fire from spreading.

Officials say no homes have been destroyed and nobody has been injured.

It is unknown what started the fire.

Stay with Action News for the latest updates on this developing story.

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Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.

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