The number of people unaccounted for in the Camp Fire forest fire in northern California has exceeded a thousand. Reported by Reuters.
Also, the number of deaths per day increased from 63 to 71.
The authorities hope that among the missing will be people who simply can not contact their relatives.
This fire was the most deadly and destructive in the history of the state. The burnt-out area was more than 560 square kilometers, more than 12 thousand buildings were destroyed. About 50 thousand people were evacuated.
The fire continues to rage, a strong wind and dry weather contribute to this. In some places the fire moves at speeds up to 80 kilometers per hour.