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The remnants of a Sunday fire in the 1400 block of W. George St. in Banning.

CalFire responded to a couple of fires within a short time span Sunday in Banning.

The first, an uninhabited single-story residence in the 1400 block of W. George Street that had not been occupied for some time, according to neighbors who claim that the owner had passed away.

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A pipe running through a burned shelter overhang at an apartment complex along W. Barbour Street flowed unabated Monday.

CalFire was called at 2:51 p.m.; six fire personnel responded and had it under control by 3:17 p.m.

At 3:49 p.m. CalFire responded to a fire that had consumed a Dumpster shelter at an apartment complex in the 300 block of West Barbour Street that involved a Dumpster shelter was contained by 4 p.m.

Staff Writer David James Heiss may be reached at , or by calling (951) 849-4586 x114.


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