In this photo provided by the Santa Barbara County Fire Department, U.S. Forest Service Hot Shots from Ojai head down a fire break off East Camino Cielo in Santa Barbara on Sunday morning, Dec. 17, 2017.
In this photo provided by the Santa Barbara County Fire Department, U.S. Forest Service Hot Shots from Ojai head down a fire break off East Camino Cielo in Santa Barbara on Sunday morning, Dec. 17, 2017. Mike Eliason AP
In this photo provided by the Santa Barbara County Fire Department, U.S. Forest Service Hot Shots from Ojai head down a fire break off East Camino Cielo in Santa Barbara on Sunday morning, Dec. 17, 2017. Mike Eliason AP

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