Governor declares state of emergency in Mariposa County due to Detwiler Fire

MARIPOSA COUNTY (KFSN) -- Governor Jerry Brown issued an emergency proclamation for Mariposa County due to the effects of the Detwiler Fire on Tuesday.

The fire has so far burned more than 19,000 acres and has caused several evacuations including the community of Mariposa.

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