Protecting Homes Inside The Douglas Complex

, Written by Kyle Aevermann, Posted: Fri, August 2 2013 at 10:00 AM, Updated: Fri, August 2 2013 at 11:36 AM

It's been almost a full week and the Douglas Complex Fire continues to be very active.

Last weekend Oregon Govenor John Kitzhaber ordered a conflageration, meaning firecrews from across the state are helping not only battling the blaze but also helping protect structures which are threathened.

NBC 5's Kyle Aevermann has a look at how fire crews are helping save the structures inside the fireline.

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Kyle Aevermann

Kyle Aevermann reports weekdays and anchors NBC 5 News Weekends. He joined NBC 5 News in March 2012 as a morning producer and reporter. Prior to joining KOBI, Kyle interned at KISL-FM on Catalina Island, CA. He was also a regular contributor to CNN's citizen journalism program.

Originally from the Chicago-land area, Kyle moved to the Pacific Northwest in 2009 to work in the social media industry. Kyle enjoys hiking, traveling, learning about cultures, and has a serious love for food.

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