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Firefighter's death caused by retardant drop from 747

6 monthes ago   |   By KCRA

A firefighter battling the largest wildfire in California history was killed last month when thousands of gallons of flame-suppressing liquid were dropped from a Boeing 747 mistakenly flying only 100 feet above the treetops, according to an official report Friday.
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Firefighter's death in Mendocino Complex Fire caused by retardant drop from 747, report says

Firefighter's death in Mendocino Complex Fire caused by retardant drop from 747, report says

6 monthes ago   |   By ABC

A firefighter battling the largest wildfire in California history was killed last month when thousands of gallons of flame-suppressing liquid were dropped from a Boeing 747 mistakenly flying only 100 feet above the trees, according to an official report.ors.
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