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Here’s what happens when a fire is caused by arson

(CNN)There are 107 large fires raging in more than a dozen states nationwide — a majority of them in Alaska. Arson cases can be hard to prosecute Arson is described as the malicious and intentional setting of fires. With some fires erupting accidentally at locations such as campsites and homes, prosecutors must provide evidence that the suspected arsonist started a fire with the intention of harming and destroying. While witnesses to arson are rare and motives difficult to identify, it’s equally as hard to pinpoint the origin of the fire,…

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