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Ventura County Firefighters Dealing With Fire Which Has Been Burning In County For Six Years

Posted on Tuesday, May 28, 2013 12:21am

Ventura County firefighters have had their hands full this spring, with two dangerous brushfires in two months.

But, they’ve quietly been dealing with another blaze, with a history which isn’t measured in days, or week, or even months.

A fire burning in the mountains north of Fillmore is some six years old.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco updates on a mysterious fire which has been burning since 2007, one which firefighters have been told they shouldn’t even try to extinguish.

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