PBS NewsHour

California crews race against the clock to contain fires

Clip: 10/25/2019 | 2m 26s

Wildfires are burning out of control across Northern and Southern California, forcing tens of thousands to evacuate their homes, blocking roads and closing schools. The state’s largest utility, Pacific Gas & Electric, admits its electrical equipment could have sparked the Sonoma County blaze, and warns of further blackouts this weekend if dry, windy conditions continue. William Brangham reports.

Aired: 10/25/19

Rating: NR

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