Local firefighters honored for work on Carpenter 1 wildfire
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Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- The local firefighters that fought the Carpenter 1 wildfire on Mount Charleston and surrounding areas were honored Tuesday morning.
The Clark County Commission recognized the fire crews at a meeting on Tuesday morning.
The blaze broke out on July 1 and raged for weeks.
Hundreds of residents had to be evacuated and a few buildings were lost to the blaze.
The fire was started by lightning and burned nearly 30,000 acres.