Bootleg Fire in Oregon Nears 410K Acres, 50% Containment


The bootleg fire in Oregon the largest wildfire in the country creates a rare tornado meanwhile containment is up but at the same time so is the amount of acreage burning the tornado was confirmed by the National Weather Service it hit last weekend created from extreme fire behavior markets Kaufman with Oregon department of forestry says he saw some of the aftermath looked around when my goodness something very significant happened here you can just kind of sent meanwhile the flu like fire has consumed around four hundred and nine thousand acres and is nearing fifty percent containment good evening related to an expression of our confidence that the control lines that we have in place around the fire that those will hold coffin says at least sixty seven homes were destroyed two thousand houses are under evacuation orders I'm Julie Walker

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