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Alex Schenck carries a water bucket while fighting to save his home as the Ranch Fire tears down New Long Valley Rd. near Clearlake Oaks, California, on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018.

Alex Schenck carries a water bucket while fighting to save his home as the Ranch Fire tears down New Long Valley Rd. near Clearlake Oaks, California, on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018.

Alex Schenck carries a water bucket while fighting to save his home as the Ranch Fire tears down New Long Valley Rd. near Clearlake Oaks, California, on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018. As the main fire front cleared the area, the home survived the blaze.