Thousands of homes ordered evacuated in Orange County, California ahead of wildfire

(Reuters) - Tens of thousands of homes were ordered evacuated in Orange County, California early on Monday ahead of a wildfire blaze, the Orange County Fire Authority said in an alert to residents.

The wind-driven 500-acre "Silverado" blaze broke out overnight and was not contained.

(Reporting by Rich McKay in Atlanta; Editing by Chris Reese)

10/26/2020 18:03

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