Fires in California - level 1
There are 20 fires in California. Nine thousand firefighters battle the fires.
One wildfire burns a large area. This area is about 54,000 acres. It is 338 kilometres north of San Francisco. This fire is growing. It destroys 24 homes. More than 12,000 people must leave this area.
On Thursday, a forest ranger died. A fire killed him.
Difficult words: battle (a fight), wildfire (a large fire which moves quickly), ranger (a person who takes care of nature).
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