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Hunter gets blame for California fire

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SAN JOSE, Calif. — A hunter who allowed an illegal fire to escape caused the massive fire burning in and around Yosemite National Park, investigators from the U.S. Forest Service announced Thursday morning.

No arrests have been made in the case and the hunter’s name is being withheld “pending further investigation,” the Forest Service said in a news release.

U.S. Forest Service spokesman Ray Mooney said he didn’t know if the fire was a campfire, where the hunter was from…

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