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Helicopter Crews Airlifted Almost 400 People Out of CA Wildfire

A firefighter uses a hose while fighting the Creek Fire along state Highway 168, Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020, in Shaver Lake, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

Helicopter crews have airlifted nearly 400 people who have been cut off by the Creek Fire, reports CNN.

Officials said the Creek Fire has burned 143,929 acres in the Sierra Nevada Mountains northeast of Fresno.

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