The most destructive fire in the history of California is completely localized

The area of the burnt territory was about 620 sq. km, the Flames have destroyed about 14 thousand homes. In a fire that occurred on November 8 in Butte County in the North of the state, died at least 85 people.

Another major fire that broke out in southern California near Malibu was also previously completely localized. The victims of these two fires were at least 88 people. Until now, the search for the bodies of the dead continues.

A number of California counties had previously introduced an emergency regime. The President of the United States Donald trump ordered to allocate the state from the Federal budget funds necessary to combat the elements. Last week, the American leader visited California to assess the situation on the spot, as well as to meet with the victims and representatives of local authorities.

November 22 on state struck a new attack-rainfall. Precipitation will persist for a week, this complicates the search for missing persons. In addition, the rains — a new test for those who was left without a roof over his head because of the fires.

Author: Flyn Braun
Graduated from Cambridge University. Previously, he worked in various diferent news media. Currently, it is a columnist of the us news section in the Free News editors.
Function: Editor