11 Nov 2018

Death toll rises in California as wildfires continue to rage


The death toll of the wild fire in Paradise in northern California has risen to 23, making it one of the deadliest fires in the state’s history. Two people have also died in a separate fire to the south near Los Angeles. Hundreds of thousands of people have been evacuated and thousands of homes destroyed across the state and the high winds fanning the flames are set to continue.