Thousands of people evacuated in California due to fires;  2 die

Thousands of people evacuated in California due to fires; 2 die

two people died this weekend calcined in its car while they tried to flee of a fire janNorthern California considered the most destructive of year andn the west coast of the United States.

The McKinney Fire, Known for the town where it originated, it has calcined in just two dayIt’s more than 22,000 hectaress (55,000 acres) and 100 buildings in California, a state that has been experiencing a premature fire season for months that has even threatened the emblematic Yosemite National Park.

The Sheriff’s office of the Californian county of Siskiyou, bordering the state of Oregon, confirmed on Monday that its troops had located the bodies of two people in the inside a vehicle that was burned in the exit of one private residence, por what is believed tried to escape the flames as it approached their home.

For now, the authorities have evacuated 2,000 residents from the Saturday and they have barely contained the fire, what do you expect to be keep expanding by the action of new rays.

The Raythe strong wind and the smoke is it so hinderingwaves firefighting work, explained the US Forest Service.

“In 22 years of fire experience I have never experienced a fire that behaves like this at night. It’s absolutely surreal and not a little apocalyptic,” tweeted Dacia Grayber, an Oregon state representative who previously worked as a firefighter and was in the area.


The western states and of the sur from united statess are living one of the fire seasons plus destructive from his historyincreased by a drought has forced to restrict the use of water in several cities.

More of 2 million people live in designated areas with Red alert for being susceptible to fire in states like CCalifornia, Oregon, Washington, Montana Y South Dakota.

The other fire that concerned authorities, the Oak, near Yosemite Park, is 67% contained after devastating 8,000 hectares (20,000 acres).

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