Homes evacuated, traffic delayed by fire along I-5 near Grants Pass

May 31, 2013 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: KVAL-TV Eugene

A brushfire along Interstate 5 near Grants Pass has caused nearby residents to evacuate their homes, the city's Department of Public Safety said.

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dan

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Jun 1, 2013
 
How in the world does a fire get started that goes almost 3/4 of a mile along the east side of the highway? It appeared to have multiple points of ignition.
merlin girl

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dan wrote:
How in the world does a fire get started that goes almost 3/4 of a mile along the east side of the highway? It appeared to have multiple points of ignition.
Chain on a truck dragging can cause enough sparts and travels which creates multiple ignition areas.

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