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Thursday, March 24, 2011

Indian Gulch Fire media briefing, 7:30 a.m.

- Crews plan to focus on the area along Highway 6 today. Highway 6 remains closed.

- Fire remains at 1,500 acres, 25 percent contained.

- About 400 people are working on this incident.

- As of now no homes are threatened.

- Golden Gate Canyon Road restrictions remain in place for the safety and maneuverability of fire crews.

- Incident commander Rowdy Muir says this is the earliest his team has been called out, in his career as an incident commander (early spring).

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