A plane drops flame retardant over the American River Canyon near Applegate on Thursday. The fire, which erupted along Interstate 80 in Placer County, destroyed six homes and was 55 percent contained Friday.
A plane drops flame retardant over the American River Canyon near Applegate on Thursday. The fire, which erupted along Interstate 80 in Placer County, destroyed six homes and was 55 percent contained Friday. Lezlie Sterling lsterling@sacbee.com
A plane drops flame retardant over the American River Canyon near Applegate on Thursday. The fire, which erupted along Interstate 80 in Placer County, destroyed six homes and was 55 percent contained Friday. Lezlie Sterling lsterling@sacbee.com
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UPDATE: Applegate fire 55 percent contained

October 10, 2014 10:15 AM