The monstrous Dixie Fire in northern California has grown to เล่นสล็อต become the second-largest wildfire in state history, authorities said on Sunday (Aug 8), with three people reported missing and thousands fleeing the advancing flames.
As of Sunday, the fire had destroyed 463,477 acres, up from the previous day's 447,723 acres. It now covers an area larger than Los Angeles.
The Dixie blaze is the largest active wildfire in the United States, but one of only 11 major wildfires in California.
Over the weekend, it surpassed the 2018 Mendocino Complex Fire to make it the second-worst fire in state history.
"It was like driving out of a war zone that you see in a movie," Tami Kugler told AFP, sitting beside her tent at an evacuation station after fleeing the historic town of Greenville before it burned down.
"My neighbourhood is gone - I mean gone, gone. Everybody I care and love about that's in that neighbourhood, their homes are gone," she said, adding: "I didn't have insurance."
On Saturday, Governor Gavin Newsom visited the charred remains of Greenville, expressing his "deep gratitude" to the teams fighting the flames.