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USA: At least 10 dead, thousands evacuated in California wildfires01:57

USA: At least 10 dead, thousands evacuated in California wildfires

United States, Santa Rosa
October 10, 2017 at 06:12 GMT -00:00 · Published

Ten people have died and tens of thousands evacuated after wildfires raged through northern California on Monday night, prompting a state of emergency.The inferno, which has been exacerbated by hot weather and high winds, has destroyed at least 1,500 properties across 70,000 acres in the wine-making region.The US has deployed its largest 747 firefighting aircraft to combat the blaze.

USA: At least 10 dead, thousands evacuated in California wildfires01:57
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Ten people have died and tens of thousands evacuated after wildfires raged through northern California on Monday night, prompting a state of emergency.The inferno, which has been exacerbated by hot weather and high winds, has destroyed at least 1,500 properties across 70,000 acres in the wine-making region.The US has deployed its largest 747 firefighting aircraft to combat the blaze.

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