Posted by The AntiMedia on October 10, 2017 8:45 pm

(ANTIMEDIACalifornia — At least fifteen people are dead and over 150 have been reported missing in wildfires currently plaguing northern California and other parts of the state, the Los Angeles Times reports. Multiple fires are burning “upwards of 100,000 acres” across the northern region, and a large fire in Anaheim, located in the southern California, is also burning thousands of acres.

At Least 10 People Dead In Northern California Wildfires #sonomafires #sonoma #TubbsFire #nunsfire #napafire https://t.co/ctEZ9mwgQs pic.twitter.com/Uh6lJer93r

— SFist (@SFist) October 10, 2017

According to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire), as of Tuesday morning, the Tubbs fire in Sonoma County spanned 27,000 acres and had destroyed 571 structures. Of those, 550 were residences and 21 were commercial properties. Over 600 firefighters are battling the blaze, which prompted mandatory evacuations for some residents.

Check out this harrowing video from Travis Hann fleeing his Santa Rosa neighborhood earlier.

...Read more

Sign Up For Updates
We respect your privacy.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *