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Sierra Madre fire 93 percent contained

<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image ap"><span>AP</span></div><span class="caption-text">A firefighter sprays water on a house to protect it from a wind driven brush fire in the foothills of Sierra Madre. (Dan Steinberg)</span></div>
May 1, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Residents forced to evacuate after a wildfire in the mountains above Sierra Madre are home once again.At one point, about 1,000 were forced to leave their property. The fire is now 93 percent contained, and full containment is expected Friday.

Click here for a slideshow of the Sierra Madre fire. The fire broke out Saturday and burned 584 acres. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.


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