THE CALIFORNIA WILDFIRES IN PICTURES

According to a report by ABC News, there have been 29 deaths are result of the massive fires that have ravage California. All told, there are still 22 wildfires still raging.

Here’s a closer look at the numbers:

  • More than 180,000 acres have been scorched.
  • Around 20,000 residents have had to evacuate.
  • At least 3,500 structures have been damaged or destroyed.
  • At least 8,000 responders are fighting the fires.
  • 1,000 fire departments from around the west coast have sent assistance.
  • 463 people of the 900 originally reported missing are still unaccounted for.
  • At least 7,000 residents don’t have power, in just Napa County.

 

Images by AP

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