Tag: lightning fire

California Wildfire Death Toll Reaches Seven

CALIFORNIA—The death toll from the three wildfires reached a total of seven people over the weekend. The assistant deputy director of California's Department of Forestry...

Norcal Fires Kill 5 and Displace Tens of Thousands

CALIFORNIA—CBS Bay Area KPIX and The Weather channel reported on the afternoon news of August 21 of lightning-sparked wildfires in the North Bay in...

LNU Lightning Complex Burns More Than 32,000 Acres

CALIFORNIA—As of Tuesday, August 18, at 9:20 p.m., the LNU Lightning Complex fires have been burning in the Bay Area and Northern California. LNU...

Lightning Fire Burns Across Bay Area Counties, Zero Containment

SAN FRANCISCO—A series of lightning strikes caused fires in several Bay Area counties have spread across 25,000 acres total, and has zero containment as...