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Here's The View From A Plow Truck Blazing Through California's Hell Fires

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Immense wildfires are still ripping across southern California this week. This video from what seems to be the cab of a CalTrans plow truck clearing paths firefighters and rescuers is particularly harrowing.
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Incredible satellite photos of Southern California's wildfires show the disaster's evolution from space

Incredible satellite photos of Southern California's wildfires show the disaster's evolution from space

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Deimos Imaging/UrtheCast While the most destructive wildfire season in California's history slogs on, satellites are recording the devastation from space.
California's latest group of blazes began with the Thomas fire in Ventura County on December 4. Since then, at least six other large fires sparked across the Southern California counties of Los Angeles , San Bernardino , San Diego , and Riverside .
The Thomas fire in Ventura County is by far the largest at more than 230,000 acres in size, and it's only about 15% contained as of Monday morning. It continues to burn along with four other...
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