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Santa Catalina Island fire fully contained

A small brush fire broke out on Catalina Island on Monday afternoon, threatening a few buildings.

May 4, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
A fire that scorched more than 100 acres on Santa Catalina Island is fully contained.

The blaze started Monday behind the Catalina Yacht Club and came close to some structures, but firefighters were able to hold back the flames.

They got help from three water-dropping helicopters.

The cause of the fire was under investigation.