Wind fans flames of grass fire in Modesto

local@modbee.comJune 17, 2013 

— Crews responded to a wind-fueled grass fire that spread quickly Monday afternoon near Terminal Avenue and Claribel Road in northeast Modesto.

Battalion Chief Kevin Wise of the Stanislaus Consolidated Fire Protection District had to call Modesto Consolidated and Oakdale Fire to assist with the about 7-acre blaze, which threatened two homes and a church. l.

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