Heroism, harrowing escapes as fire destroys California town
Friday, 9 November 2018 () A fast-moving wildfire that ravaged a Northern California town Thursday sent residents racing to escape on roads that turned into tunnels of fire as thick smoke darkened the daytime sky.
Paradise, California is a town of about 27,000 in the Sierra Nevada foothills of Northern California. Last Thursday, the Camp Fire raged through the town, reducing entire neighborhoods to rubble along..
The death toll from the California wildfires had risen to 44. Thirteen more bodies were recovered on Monday, the Butte County sheriff said. The Camp Fire in northern California destroyed an entire town..