California’s Camp Fire expanded to 140,000 acres on Friday, November 16. Firefighters struggled to control the blaze, containing 40 percent, according to California fire officials.
Sixty-three are confirmed dead and thousands displaced. California declared a state of emergency on November 9 in order to combat the historic fire.
This footage shows California National Guard helicopters flying over the wildfire in Butte County on November 15. Credit: California National Guard via Storyful