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Grainy image shows a pristine mailbox with the address 610 overlooking a singed driveway that leads to a charred car with wildfire rubble and the ridge of the East Bay Hills in the distance.
The Oakland Hills Fire Transformed Firefighting Along a City's Edge in California
The 1991 Tunnel Fire, which killed 25 people and destroyed more than 3,000 homes in the Oakland hills 30 years ago, fundamentally changed the region's approach to firefighting and fire mitigation at the boundary between urban areas and wildland.