California wildfires: Firefighters making gains as death toll rises to 29
Friday, 13 October 2017 () Firefighters are beginning to gain ground against wildfires that have killed at least 29 people in Northern California and left hundreds missing in the chaos of mass evacuations in the heart of the state's wine country.
At least 31 people are now confirmed dead in the wildfires sweeping northern California. Officials say progress in battling the blazes is being made, but fears are high the death toll could surge. Hundreds of people are still missing. In the town Calistoga, immediately in the line of fire, the mayor...
SONOMA, Calif. (Reuters) - Fire officials reported further headway on Friday against devastating blazes in Northern California's wine country but said the death... Reuters - USAlso reported by •All India Radio •MailOnline
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The death toll from more than a dozen major wildfires still burning across Northern California's celebrated wine country rose to 42 on... Reuters - USAlso reported by •MailOnline
The first of the deadly Northern California wildfires to spark up 12 days ago was fully contained overnight as firefighters throughout the disaster zones... SFGate - USAlso reported by •MailOnline •Reuters