As was expected, the Canyon Fire 2 that had been burning in Orange County for the past week was declared 100 percent contained yesterday (Tuesday). The blaze - which started Oct. 9 - burned 9,217 acres, destroyed 25 structures and damaged anotehr 55 structures over it's 8-day run. At one point, there were nearly 1,700 personnel fighting the blaze. 4 firefighters were injured. Crews of firefighters will remain in and around the burn area for the rest of this week, patrolling for hot spots and flare-ups.
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