Speedy tortoise outruns fire

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SAFE BY A HAIR—This is a fire story with a happy ending. Doug Wong and his family of Agoura Hills lost their home in the Woolsey fire. They were worried about their pet tortoises that live in their backyard. The family was unable to get the animals out during the evacuation, and could not to return to the neighborhood to check on their wellbeing for several days. However, a friendly neighbor sent the Wongs pictures to let them know the tortoises were doing just fine, as evidenc...

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