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New Mexico wildfire claims second life, while rain offers hope of relief

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New Mexico Wildfires
June 19, 2024

ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — Heavy rain and hail fell Wednesday around an evacuated village in New Mexico threatened by wildfires that have killed at least two people and damaged more than 1,400 structures, offering the hope of some assistance for firefighters but adding the threat of high winds and flash floods.

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