'Already an 'exhausting year.' Cal Fire describes first half of fire season

Sixty-two-hundred firefighters are on the front lines battling seven major wildfires across California Cal Fire said Saturday. The challenging fire conditions crews are facing are arising earlier this year than last year. TheUC Davis Fire Department shared the harrowing video of embers raining down on one of its crews driving through a firestorm on the Tamarack Fire in Alpine County.

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