In photos: Wildfires burning in the West
Updated 6:44 PM ET, Wed October 28, 2020
Wildfires are ravaging many areas in the West, especially in California.
As of Wednesday, October 28, at least 50 large fires were burning in the West, including 18 in California, where dry, windy conditions and record-breaking high temperatures have been fueling flames for weeks. Fires burning in Oregon have destroyed more than 1 million acres in the state.
More than 4 million acres have burned across California. In terms of acres burned, this year is the worst in the state's history.
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