The Hutto Fire, the latest in a string of dangerous and destructive wildfires threatened homes and forced evacuations within minutes of sparking.
Crews battling a wildfire burning in a rugged patch of far Northern California were facing another day of triple-digit temperatures and gusty winds Monday as officials warned that the flames could again threaten homes.
A small boy surveys the burnt remains of his home. His toys, games and pets gone – and no bed left to sleep in.
Even with smoke settling around Cal Expo from the afternoon fire, families we spoke to say they didn’t want to miss the show.
A four-alarm vegetation fire is burning in a hay field in a rural area north of Vacaville.
Fire crews fought a grass fire that threatened a building along the American River on Tuesday morning.
She was just four months away from marrying her fiancé when the fire destroyed their home.
Open burning is being banned on 31 million acres of land throughout California because of the threat wildfires due to the lengthening drought.
Fire crews are mopping up a big grass fire in South Sacramento. The fire quickly burned through about 2.5 acres of a dry, grassy field on 65th Street and Stockton Boulevard near the Walmart and 24 Hour Fitness in the Florin Towne Center.
The fire broke out at around 1:45 p.m. in a grassy area of Sutter’s Landing Regional Park. The address of the park is 20 28th street.
Firefighters were racing to control a wildfire that threatened more than 500 homes in central California before hotter, drier weather sets in later in the week.
Three people were taken to the hospital, including one firefighter, after an early morning fire at an apartment complex in Citrus Heights on Tuesday morning.