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California's Dixie Fire has destroyed more than 100 homes and leveled a historic community

06/08/2021 11:40 PM | Click to read full article

The massive blaze has already burned 361,812 acres and was 35% contained Thursday night, according to Cal Fire. 

The historic town of Greenville in Plumas County has been nearly leveled to the ground. In the community's commercial center at Main Street and State Route 89, nearly every business appeared to have collapsed or been gutted, with flames still flickering in the debris up and down the sides of both streets, video recorded Wednesday by storm chaser Brandon Clement showed.