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Southern California's Powerhouse Fire at a glance

Posted: June 3, 2013 2:50 p.m.
Updated: June 3, 2013 2:50 p.m.

A firefighter finishes hitting a hot spot against a charred landscape caused by the Powerhouse fire along Elizabeth Lake Road in Green Valley on Sunday. AP Photo/Los Angeles Times


A look at the Powerhouse wildfire in northwestern Los Angeles County:

—Size: 46.2 square miles, or 29,584 acres.

—Containment: 40 percent.

—Damage: 6 houses burned, 9 damaged.

—Injuries: 3 firefighters, all minor.

—Evacuations: 2,800 residents of about 700 homes.

—Firefighting resources: 2,185 personnel; 8 air tankers; 8 helicopters; 93 engines; 7 bulldozers.

—Cause: Under investigation; began May 30 near a Los Angeles Aqueduct power plant.


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