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News - July 30, 2014

Power loss, traffic jam tied to grass fire near I-280

by Dave Boyce

A grass fire along Interstate 280 in Woodside occupied firefighters for more than seven hours on July 24. At about 3:30 p.m., a eucalyptus tree fell across Canada Road near Godetia Drive and took with it a 60,000-volt electrical power line.

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