The Latest On The Wildfires In California


Copyright 2017 NPR. To see more, visit KELLY MCEVERS, HOST: Where I am standing on an overlook near NPR West, I can see a lot of Los Angeles from here. The city now has four major wildfires burning nearby. Just to describe it, it looks like there's a massive layer of smoke over the city that we can see. I can see smoke from the biggest of these wildfires. That's the Thomas Fire just up the coast in Ventura County. That one has burned more than 65,000 acres. You can also see smoke from the closest fire, the Skirball Fire, which actually closed one of LA's biggest freeway interchanges this morning. On the line are reporters who are covering these two fires. We have Stephanie O'Neill in Ventura County and KQED's John Sepulvado in LA. Hello to both of...

The Latest On The Wildfires In California

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