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Loma Fire contained after burning more than 4,000 acres

A wildfire that blackened more than 4,000 acres in the Santa Cruz Mountains was fully contained Wednesday, fire officials said. The Loma Fire ignited Sept. 26 in rugged terrain near Loma Prieta Avenue and Loma Chiquita Road between Los Gatos and Morgan Hill, and burned through 4,474 acres, according to the final report from California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection.
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