FLORENCE, Ore. -- A fire crew from the Siuslaw Valley Fire and Rescue have left for northern California.
Three firefighters and one engine left on October 10 with the Lane County Strike team.
Officials said this is the first time the station has sent an engine to help fight a regional fire.
Crews are expected to return in 16 days.
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