Search for Paradise wildfire victims goes on with toll at 84 as heavy rains ease

Search for Paradise wildfire victims goes on with toll at 84 as heavy rains ease
 

Rains that drenched northern California for days were forecast to diminish on Saturday, as teams continue their search for the remains of victims of the deadliest wildfire in state history.
The so-called Camp fire all but obliterated the town of Paradise, 175 miles north-east of San Francisco, on 8 November, killing at least 84 people and destroying nearly 14,000 homes.
Some 475 people remain unaccounted for, according to a list from the Butte county sheriff. Drone footage provided to help residents see if their homes survived showed how the fire leapt from house to house in the mountain... read more

 
24 November 2018 in World News, Views: 47
Source: Guardian
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