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'This will be felt across the country': Firefighter killed in Ranch fire hit by tree

The Utah man, an expert in wildland firefighting, was one of five firefighters sent from his Salt Lake City area department to battle the record blaze, which has burned more than 305,000 acres in Lake, Mendocino and Colusa counties.

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