The US state of California is on fire again. Forests are burning in an area of 4.8 hectares. Rescuers have already evacuated 7.8 thousand people.
Fires broke out in California on July 31. They have already destroyed the family home and 2 outbuildings. This is reported by CNN.
Now 375 rescuers are trying to curb the elements. Helicopters pour fire from the sky. Rescuers also use bulldozers on the spot.
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One home has been destroyed as evacuation orders remain in place.
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Fortunately, no injuries have been reported yet, and evacuation centers have been set up in local hotels and schools in Beaumont.
The evacuation order applies to about 2,586 homes with about 7.8 thousand people.