Wildfires Rage Through Wine Country, North Coast — and Anaheim Hills

Breitbart | 10/10/2017 | Staff
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Massive wind-fueled wildfires burned out of control in Napa and Sonoma counties early Monday, destroying an unknown number of structures, forcing school closures and the evacuation of thousands of people as major thoroughfares were shut down by the fast-moving infernos.

At the same time, a massive brushfire is burning out of control in the Anaheim Hills in Orange County in Southern California, adding to the demand for scarce resources statewide.

Santa - Rosa - Press - Democrat - Wildfires

According to the Santa Rosa Press Democrat, as many as 14 wildfires burned out of control overnight, threatening Wine Country and the entire North Coast region early Monday.

The San Diego Union Tribune reports that an estimated 1500 structures have burned to the ground, with virtually no containment on the 14 fires raging out of control. Tens of thousands of people across three counties — Napa, Sonoma, and Mendocino — are under both mandatory and voluntary evacuation orders, and Gov. Jerry Brown has declared a state of emergency there, mobilizing the National Guard.

CalFire - Reports - Fatality - Mendocino - County

CalFire reports at least one fatality, and 2 injured, in a Mendocino County blaze. 1500 homes and businesses reportedly burned down, hospitals were evacuated, public schools were closed, and power and cell tower...
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