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Oildale Community Learns About Fire Prevention

Homeowners in Oildale are getting the chance to protect themselves and their property in the event of a fire emergency.

This weekend, the American Red Cross and Pacific Gas and Electric are teaming up for a life saving initiative.

More than forty homes were damaged and in some cases destroyed with families displaced in Oildale last year.

Now, fire safety crews hope to change those numbers with fire prevention education.

Melissa McCarthy is no stranger to fires and is quickly learning how to prevent one from