An air tanker drops fire retardant on a hilltop next to Lake McClure to battle the Detwiler Fire near Coulterville.
An air tanker drops fire retardant on a hilltop next to Lake McClure to battle the Detwiler Fire near Coulterville. ANDREW KUHN Merced Sun-Star
An air tanker drops fire retardant on a hilltop next to Lake McClure to battle the Detwiler Fire near Coulterville. ANDREW KUHN Merced Sun-Star

The Detwiler Fire is active at night, and a scientist says that’s relatively new

July 22, 2017 1:30 PM