California Death Toll Hits 31, Deadliest Week of Wildfires in State History

A firefighter gestures to his colleagues as he walks through thick smoke from a wildfire Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, near Calistoga, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
A firefighter gestures to his colleagues as he walks through thick smoke from a wildfire Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, near Calistoga, Calif. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

 

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — As death toll hits 31 from California wildfires, fire official says it is deadliest week of wildfires in state history.

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