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    Updates on Carr Fire and Railroad Fire

    August 14, 2019


    HE WILL STAY ON THE JOB DURING THE INVESTIGATION. PAT AND JEFF, BACK TO YOU. THANK YOU SO MUCH. CARR FIRE NEAR REDDING HAS DESTROYED 900 HOMES AND KILLED TWO FIREFIGHTERS. IT IS NOW THE SEVENTH MOST DESTRUCTIVE FIRE IN CALIFORNIA HISTORY. SOME EVACUEES HAVE BEEN ALLOWED BACK IN MAINLY IN PLACES THAT THE FIRE NEVER REACHED. MORE THAN 12,000 FIREFIGHTERS FROM MORE THAN A DOZEN STATES CONTINUE TO BATTLE THAT MONSTER BLAZE. CARR FIRE CHARRED 110,000 ACRES, LARGER THAN THE CITY OF DENVER. IT’S 27% CONTAINED. PAT: FIREFIGHTERS ARE TRYING TO PUT OUT THE BRUSHFIRE THAT DAMAGED A NEWHALL APARTMENT COMPLEX. THE RAILROAD FIRE BROKE OUT AT THE TERRACE APARTMENT COMPLEX WEST OF THE 14 FREEWAY. THE FIRE IS 85% CONTAINED. SOME PEOPLE WERE HOME WHEN THE FIRE BEGAN RACING UPHILL TOWARD THE COMPLEX. OTHERS RUSHED HOME TO FIND WINDOWS BLOWN OUT FROM THE HEAT