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Red Cross continues its response to Carpenter 1 Wildfire

Photo Courtesy: American Red Cross of Southern Nevada

Red Cross continues its response to Carpenter 1 Wildfire

By Krista Hostetler. CREATED Jul 6, 2013

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- The American Red Cross continues its relief response in wildfire affected areas around the Las Vegas and Pahrump areas.

Reception centers in Pahrump and Las Vegas continue to offer food, water and emotional support.

Numbers since the beginning of the wildfire response are as follows:

- 732 meals have been provided
- 71 Red Cross responders have been working in various aspects
- 33 people have been assisted by Red Cross caseworkers

In addition to meals provided to evacuees, volunteers were police escorted into the evacuated area to provide meals to government responders.

Krista Hostetler

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Krista Hostetler is currently the Senior Web Editor for ktnv.com and KTNV Mobile.