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Firefighters turn rescuers during flooding

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TWISP — Firefighters knew a storm was coming when they headed out from fire camp early Thursday morning to continue repairing dozer lines that had been scraped out to stop the massive Carlton Fire last month.

The camp meteorologist had warned them of possible heavy rainfall and flash flooding. So when rain began falling hard around 6 p.m., crews quickly wrapped up their work and headed back to camp.

But as one convoy of firefighters and rigs made their way…

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