California Wildfire

California Fire

40 firefighters from Utah are joining California crews to battle blazes across the state. Among those headed out include crews from Wasatch County and Park City Fire Districts’

Fires are devastating California communities as October draws to a close. The Kincade Fire in Sonoma county has burned 75,000 acres and is around 15% contained. Meanwhile the nearly 700-acre Getty fire in Los Angeles has caused evacuation from more than 7,000 residences and is just five percent contained.

Peter Knauer

Residents in the Wasatch Back continue to be impacted by the fires in both Northern and Southern California. The destruction is a sober reminder of how quickly and completely wildfires can destroy homes in the Western U.S.