Tow company refunding fire victims who fled their cars — after charging them thousands of dollars

Victims of the wildfire that scorched cars along Interstate 15 in Southern California on Friday were outraged to find that one towing company billed them exorbitant fees — for picking up cars they were forced to abandon

Their complaints prompted the California Highway Patrol to launch an investigation, and eventually caused the towing company to waive its charges.

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Laura Caro, who was driving her 80-year-old mother home from a...

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