Watch Live: California Wildfires Special | "Scorched Earth"
CBSN will stream a half-hour special on the wildfires Wednesday night. Elaine Quijano will anchor “Scorched Earth: California Wildfires” at 7 p.m. ET.
California wildfires fast facts:
Firefighters are battling three major wildfires in California. Here’s a breakdown by the numbers as of Wednesday morning, according to Cal Fire and local officials.
-Location: Butte County
-135,000 acres burned
-35 percent contained
-48 fatalities confirmed, 3 firefighters injured
-8,817 structures destroyed, 7,600 of them homes
-Location: Los Angeles County, Ventura County
-97,620 acres burned
-47 percent contained
-2 fatalities confirmed, 3 firefighters injured
-435 structures destroyed, 57,000 in danger
-Location: Ventura County
-4,531 acres burned
-94 percent contained
For live updates: https://www.cbsnews.com/live-news/california-fires-camp-woolsey-containment-evacuations-death-toll-2018-11-14-live-updates/
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