September 9, 2020

‘Devastation’: Wildfires ravage western United States

Oroville (United States) (AFP) – “Unprecedented” wildfires fueled by strong winds and searing temperatures were raging cross a wide swathe of California, Oregon and Washington on Wednesday, destroying scores of homes and businesses in the western US states and forcing tens of thousands of residents to evacuate.In California, where at least eight deaths have been reported, National Guard helicopters rescued hundreds of people trapped by the Creek Fire in the Sierra National Forest.The National Guard released video footage of rescued campers as they disembarked from a CH-47 Chinook helicopter we…

source https://this.kiji.is/en/676468019959514209?c=648607265489716321

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *