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Three hardy souls fought a desperate battle against a wildfire that destroyed nearly everything around them, and now they're fighting to survive the aftermath.

Mantha Carter, 76, her son John Gibbons, 42, and foster son David Flores, 44, were the only residents of Barrett Lake Mobile Home and RV Park who stayed as the 84,000-acre Harris Fire roared through Dulzura on Sunday.

"It was coming this way, and you could see the trailers burning left and right and all around," Gibbons said. "I guess there was a plan for us to survive, but it was scary." Read full article »

CNN's Jim Kavanagh contributed to this report.

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