California wildfire death toll reaches record as six more bodies found

The death toll from a wildfire in Northern California has risen by six to 29, matching the deadliest in state history.

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California officials announced the Camp Fire has become the state’s deadliest in 85 years. Forensic experts have been called in to identify victims, some reduced to ash and bone.

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As relatives desperately searched shelters for missing loved ones on Sunday, crews searching the smoking ruins of Paradise and outlying areas found six more bodies, raising the death toll to 29, matching the deadliest wildfire in state history.

Rescuers begin the task of scouring the wreckage of the most destructive fire in state records, in search of remains of the dead

The infernos raging at both ends of California have created a double nightmare for residents. Many who fled fires found themselves stuck on traffic-clogged roads. Some died in their cars.

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Authorities have reported 6 additional deaths in a Northern California, raising the death toll to 29 and matching the deadliest wildfire on record in California history.

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At least five search teams were working in Paradise — a town of 27,000 that was largely incinerated on Thursday — and in surrounding Northern California communities.

Death toll rises in California wildfire, matching deadliest

PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — As relatives desperately searched shelters for missing loved ones on Sunday, crews searching the smoking ruins of Paradise and outlying areas found six more bodies, raising the death toll to 29, matching the deadliest wildfire in California history.

“Managing all the forests everywhere we can does not stop climate change — and those that deny that are definitely contributing to the tragedy,’’ the governor says.

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