Crews Battle Virginia Wildfires

04/12/2012
The Alleghany Tunnel fires, the biggest in state history, continue to burn across Virginia. Lynchburg ABC 13 (http://bit.ly/HyvG3D) reports that just under 12,000 acres have been affected and that three of the four fires have merged into one. That news should bode well for firefighters, some of whom came as far as Arizona to assist. As an official said there will now be one perimeter and one set of circumstances. WDBJ 7 details the fatigue factor that firefighters encounter when fighting a wildfire. Click here to watch that story.

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