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a narrow field that has been cleared to check the spread of a prairie fire or forest fire


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July 8: A fire breaks out in an apartment behind Mega Mall and a mother with her two sons are seen panicked at the window of their apartment.
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The first in what is hoped to be many fire breaks was tested on the hillsides of Merthyr's Gurnosestate in a bid to halt the arson attacks that summer usually brings.
Los Padres officials say they could close their territory if a major fire breaks out and draws off personnel, or if Santa Ana winds kick up badly.
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If a fire breaks out on a day with little to no winds, firefighters have greater chances of putting it out quickly.