Detwiler Fire continues to grow and new evacuations take effect

Posted at 1:08 PM, Jul 18, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-18 16:08:52-04

The Detwiler Fire continues to grow, now 19,600 acres and 5% contained. 

New evacuations have been put in place and an evacuation center has been set up at Mariposa Elementary School. 

The fire is burning east of Lake McClure, in Mariposa County. 


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