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The Journal Gazette

Friday, May 03, 2013 8:37 pm

AP PHOTOS: Calif. wildfire burns path to Pacific

By The Associated PressAssociated Press

A Southern California wildfire burning through coastal wilderness nearly doubled in size Friday, growing to more than 28 square miles.

"It's just the beginning of May and we already have a 10,000-plus acre fire that's burning intensely," said Ventura County Fire Department spokesman Tom Kruschke. "That doesn't bode well for the rest of the season."

Here's a look at that and other wildfires spreading across the region.