212,000 people evacuated due to forest fires in California
10:09 - 09/12/2017
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - US authorities have evacuated at least 212,000 people because of forest fires and the wind is blowing in southern California, the Federal Emergency Management Agency's representative David Passy said on Saturday.
"The fires have consumed 57,000 hectares and 212,000 people have been evacuated, while 8.7 thousand firefighters are working," the Russian news agency SPOTNK quoted PASSI as saying.
The Governor of California, declared a state of emergency in the Department of "Ventura", referring to the power outages of more than 260 thousand people in the state, and spread flames in Los Angeles on an area of about 13 thousand acres, where more than 30 buildings were destroyed in The cities of San Clarita and San Bernardino. Ending / 25 z