Death toll Rises in California’s Camp Fire

California, The death toll from the campfire in

northern California has risen to 42, making it the deadliest fire in state

history since record-keeping began.

Three people were found dead and only three of the 42 victims

were identified, provincial police chief Corrie Honia said at a

conference.

Authorities are bringing in additional resources, he said, efforts are

under way to find a quick system to identify victims through DNA

testing.

Source: Oman News Agency