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"Resources that are on hand, we have additional resources on order but you are correct this time of the year I'll say early for, fire season generally. But, this time of the year with the conditions that we're seeing now it's very difficult for us. To get our hands on research Sources by example, those large, jet aircraft that you've seen pictures of the drop huge amounts. Of neon orange fire retardant they're coming to these fires as needed rotating out of. The larger fires in reading and Yosemite and other locations, in Yuchai Jeffrey Xiao becase. CBS meanwhile the car fire burning in Shasta county continues to rage out of. Control and the death toll has now increased to six. More than eighty nine. Thousand acres burned in it's just five percent contained KCBS Jennifer Hodges has more the relentless heat and steep rugged terrain has made the car fire. Tough to fight, Cal fire incident commander brecca via the fire does continue to. Grow on us in some remote. Inaccessible areas we're making our way, into those areas the positive thing about that is. That we are out away from many, of the residents structures and critical infrastructure in and around shots to county, however that does pose some threats to communities that are I Further out other challenges firefighters have been facing include people sending drones into the air that poses a huge safety risks are folks, if you fly we cannot we have to ground all of our aircraft is if. There's reports of drones over the fire. Tens of thousands of people are still under evacuation orders Jennifer just case to be and just ahead on KCBS a new report suggesting that California. Senator, Kamala Harris may have her eye on the White House Six oh eight on a Sunday evening time now to check in with Frank Munich how're things on, the roadways Franken good evening and, good evening not looking good is the answer at least near the former Candlestick Park northbound one zero one just before the Candlestick Park offramp we have an accident blocking the three left lanes only the far right lane is open the. Backup the grand avenue lots of slow and go. Heading back from the central valley westbound five from grant line road onto westbound five eighty north flim west five. Eighty also. Slow through Dublin nail, Charro out to six eighty and now an accident westbound five eighty at hop yard blocking the third, lane from. The left to and. We do have to highway closures related to that lake poured fire highway, one seventy five eastbound closed for about a quarter mile, coming off of one of one in hop land westbound highway one seventy five closed for about a half a mile coming off of highway twenty nine In south west of lake board your next traffic update at six eighteen on the traffic leader canes or KCBS bay area weekend weather forecast mostly cloudy patchy at the coast lows in the low fifties at the coast tonight mid to upper fifties around the bay. Low sixties inland tomorrow Monday as we head into. The workweek patchy fog drizzle in the morning with afternoon cloudy skies at the coast morning clouds afternoon Clouds clearing a around the bay tomorrow with clear skies inland is. Will be, in the upper, fifties to mid sixty s at the coast sixties to upper seventies around the bay in the low nineties inland traffic and weather together on the eighth on. All news one. Zero six nine AM seven forty KCBS KCBS news time now six ten, has our evening news watch continues well will the time be right for a progressive ethnic San Franciscan to run for president in twenty twenty and oh by the way she's. A woman KCBS chronicle insider fill matere reports in today's, material and, Ross column that she's preparing for a possible run for the. Presidency in twenty twenty that's Kamala Harris Harris reportedly won't make a final decision until after the November midterm elections but, matere and Ross report that teen Harris is getting ready just in case, and being a relative political unknown on, the national political stage, might actually work in her favor July rescue survey found that seventy three percent of, likely, democratic voters believe the party should look For a fresh face to want to run for president in twenty twenty meanwhile San Francisco is looking to clean up. Its reputation as being one of the dirtiest big cities, in the, country KPI x five Devon The Heli reports the San Francisco mayor London breed is trying. To do, her part San Francisco mayor London. Breed joined roughly five hundred volunteers and. A cleanup of neighborhoods near Golden Gate pot we have to clean the city up I think part of what we have to do a better job of doing is cleaning the city up and getting more people, to feel responsible, for doing the same since being sworn in breeders led a campaign a civic engagement tackling the city's reputation and the gritty reality of conditions on its. Streets which are increasingly perceived by out of town visitors as dirty and sometimes dangerous we have to take responsibility for trying to change behavior and so we need to start having that, sort, of, conversation that was KPI. X five's Devon for Healy reporting KCBS news time, six twelve the sportsline, straight ahead."