Calimesa fire death toll rises to two

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CALIMESA (CNS) - The body of a second victim was found at a mobile home park ravaged by a brush fire sparked by a trash truck near Interstate 10 in Calimesa, authorities said Saturday. The fire also killed a senior citizen, destroyed 76 mobile homes and blackened 832 acres. Riverside County sheriff's officials said the coroner's office was working to identify the second victim. An 89-year-old resident of the mobile home park also died in the fire. Lois Arvickson's son told reporters that his mother, who lived alone, was on the phone with him, preparing to leave in her car, when the line went dead. The blaze was reported at 1:58 p.m. Thursday at Sandalwood Drive and Seventh Street, near the Interstate 10 exit ramp and is 25 percent contained. "This was a very rapidly moving fire,'' Riv
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