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Boulder Creek firefighter finds wedding band in rubble of home

boulder creek firefighter wedding band found
Boulder Creek Volunteer Fire Department

BOULDER CREEK, Calif. (KION) A Boulder Creek volunteer firefighter who lost his home made a meaningful find while sifting through the rubble.

The firefighter, who lost his home will battling the fire, found a wedding band among the remnants.

The firefighter said he had assumed the wedding band was gone forever.

Santa Cruz County / Top Stories / Wildfires

Avery Johnson

Avery Johnson is the Digital Content Director at KION News Channel 5/46.



  1. I dusted off my metal detector because one of my coworkers needed to borrow one to sift through what was left of her home destroyed by fire. Turns out that even though I had mine up and running in about 5 minutes, two other coworkers got theirs to her before I could even respond to the email request. People helping people and faith in humanity restored…or at least a bit of it.

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