Ferguson Fire near Yosemite National Park now fully contained

Posted: 10:36 AM, Aug 19, 2018
Updated: 2018-08-19 17:36:13Z

MARIPOSA COUNTY, Calif. (KGTV) -- A fire burning around Yosemite National Park has been fully contained, according to KGO .

The Ferguson Fire burned nearly 97,000 acres and destroyed 10 structures. Fire crews are now in the mop-up and repair phase.

The fire spread throughout Mariposa County for more than a month from July 13 through August 19. Two firefighters were killed fighting the fire and 19 people injured.

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