Sale a dieci il numero delle vittime degli incendi che stanno devastando la California. Ad essere colpite in maniera grave, prima le contee di Napa e Mendocino, mentre a Sonoma sono morte sette persone. In tutto sono finora andati distrutti 1500 edifici e sono state evacuate 20 mila persone in otto contee dello Stato. Il Governatore della California Jerry Brown ha dichiarato lo stato di emergenza nelle aree colpite dal disastro ricche di foreste e di vigneti.

Heavy wildfires resulted in deaths of seven people in the Sonoma County with the number of the disaster’s victims in California having reached 10, local sheriff Robert Giordano said. On Monday, media reported about two victims in the Napa county and one more – in the county of Mendocino. "The Sheriff’s Office confirms seven fire-related deaths from the Sonoma Co. fires. Our condolences to their friends and families," the sheriff of Sonoma wrote on his Twitter page. According to media reports, more than 20,000 people have been evacuated in California over the wildfires that are raging in eight counties of the state. California’s Governor Jerry Brown declared the state of emergency in the areas hit by the disaster.