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Modesto Yard Fire Ruled Arson

Arson has been determined as the cause of a June 18 fire that caused approximately $2 million in damages to American Lumber Co., Modesto, Ca.

 

Arson has been determined as the cause of a June 18 fire that caused approximately $2 million in damages to American Lumber Co., Modesto, Ca.

Thus far, no arrests have been made in the case.

The blaze destroyed four older, lesser-used buildings, but also forklifts, materials and a mill that will take months to rebuild.

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Publisher of two monthly magazines for LBM dealers and distributors—The Merchant Magazine, founded in 1922 to serve the western U.S., and Building Products Digest, formed in 1982 to serve east of the Rockies.

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