Big fire in California - level 1
There was a big fire in California. One big company was on fire. This company made wooden pallets. The wooden pallets burnt quickly. There were cars and other things that burnt too. All of it burnt. People saw the black smoke from the fire everywhere. Firemen fought with the fire. It took them all afternoon. They used a lot of water.
There were many fires in Southern California in April and in May. It doesn't rain and the wind is very strong. The weather helps the fire.
Interesting words: pallets (wooden frame used for moving heavy things), burnt (past form of burn - destroy with fire).
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