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Fire, police search for person in Auburn canal

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Auburn, CA -- Fire and law enforcement personnel are wrapping up a search for a possible person in the water canal between Edgewood Road and the Wise Forebay this afternoon. According to Cal Fire’s Brian York, officials received a call saying a person was calling for help from the canal. Placer County Fire, Auburn City Fire and the Placer County Sheriff’s department responded to the call, with deputies doing an aerial search. No person has been found and only two units were still on scene as of this writing.