Firefighters Make Quick Work Of Grass Fire

By Logan Hall

Dozens of firefighters and emergency personnel including the Sheriff’s Department helicopter responded to a grass fire near the Krotona Institute just before noon Friday. According to Ventura County Fire Department spokesman Anthony Romero, fire crews gained control of the fire at about 1:15 p.m. just before the fire reached buildings in the area of Krotona. The trademark blue and yellow Sheriff’s Huey helicopter piloted by Deputy Jim Dalton made four water drops after filling up the chopper’s tanks at the pond at Rancho La Vista. “We

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