Death toll rises to 23 in NorCal wildfires; hundreds still missing

Death toll rises to 23 in NorCal wildfires; hundreds still missing

Death toll rises to 23 in NorCal wildfires; hundreds still missing

More than 15,000 acres of land, including vineyards, in more than eight Northern California counties were engulfed by the flames of several combining fires, Tuesday.

The other big fire, the Atlas Fire centered in Napa and Solano counties, did not grow much, according to Cal Fire; it remained at almost 43,000 acres and was 3 percent contained, up from zero the day before.

"This is one of the biggest, most serious, and it's not over", Governor Jerry Brown said at a news conference, alongside the state's top emergency officials.

The massive complex of blazes has burned 265 square miles since breaking out nearly simultaneously on Sunday night. She says they fled their new house after neighbors walked the streets and knocked on doors, telling people the fire was coming.

Sonoma county, one of the worst-hit areas, has alone reported of 285 missing persons, reports CNN.

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The fires have affected thousands of people, forcing evacuation orders for more than 20,000 residents and obliterating homes - in some cases leaving structures on one side of the street intact, while reducing those on the other side to heaps of ash and rubble. In Mendocino County, the Redwood Complex Fire was at 21,000 acres with no containment level.

A fire station in Santa Rosa wasn't even immune to the wrath of the flames.

The city of Santa Rosa and its 175,000 residents felt much of the damage, with strip malls, business parks, hotels and subdivisions swallowed up by the fire.

Officials are asking anyone remaining to leave the area. "The winds that fanned these fires Sunday night and Monday morning have decreased significantly, but local winds and dry conditions continue to pose a challenge", Cal Fire said. "Nor should we", Hill said.

President Donald Trump on Tuesday approved a major disaster declaration, clearing the way for federal help with the disaster, saying that "the federal government will stand with the people of California". "But because there is fire on the ground, because there are areas still smoldering, because there are still embers unattended, this wind could feed" additional fires, "sending those embers out in the fuels to kick up again". Officials also evacuated areas near the parklands in eastern and northern Santa Rosa.

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"I don't know, man, the wrath of God is not very happy", Branch said.

While media reports focused on homes and life-long dreams lost in the flames, the devastation left behind by the wine country wildfires paid witness to the flames indiscriminate destruction of everything in its path. Residents were instructed to use Oakville Grade to get off the mountain.

"If someone calls 911, they're going to get an engine", he added.

"It's insane how in just a few hours a place I've recognized all my life I can't recognize", he said at a roadside food stop in the town of Sonoma.

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