USFS: Hunter Caused Huge Wildfire Near Yosemite

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September 05, 2013 AT 8:52 AM
The U.S. Forest Service says a gigantic wildfire near Yosemite National Park began when a hunter allowed an illegal fire to escape. The agency said there is no indication the hunter was involved with illegal marijuana cultivation, which a local fire chief had speculated as the possible cause of the blaze.