CampFire - Butte Co.Ca
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The Camp Fire has been called the deadliest wildfire in California history - Noah Berger/AP
On November 8, a wildfire began at Pulga Road at Camp Creek Road near Jarbo Gap in Butte County, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection.
It was 100% contained on November 25, after burning over 153,000 acres, destroying nearly 14,000 homes and more than 4,800 other buildings, and killing about 85 people.
There are still almost a dozen people who are unaccounted for.
CNN called the Camp Fire "the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California history."
Acting Governor Gavin Newsom declared a State of Emergency in Butte County on November 8.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation. - businessinsider.com