Carr Fire - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Carr Fire


Twin blazes form California's largest wildfire in history

Aug 07, 2018 - 11:47 AM

Collectively dubbed the Mendocino Complex, the wildfires have burned through 114,850 hectares – an area nearly the size of the sprawling city of Los Angeles – and are just 30% contained

WILDFIRES. An air tanker drops retardant on the Ranch Fire, part of the Mendocino Complex Fire, burning along High Valley Rd near Clearlake Oaks, California, on August 5, 2018. Photo by Noah Berger/AFP

'Come and get me,' boy pleaded before California fire death

Jul 31, 2018 - 1:40 PM

Northern California's Carr Fire has killed 6 people since July 26, including a 70-year-old woman and her two great-grandchildren, aged 4 and 5

CARR FIRE. A Los Angeles city firefighter walks through a charred field as he looks for hot spots after the Carr Fire burned through the area on July 29, 2018 in Redding, California. File photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP