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These Harrowing Pictures Capture The Inferno In California's Wine Country

These Harrowing Pictures Capture The Inferno In California's Wine Country

Hundreds of residents in Napa and Sonoma counties were evacuated early Monday morning as devastating wildfires swept through the region.

Posted on October 9, 2017, at 11:56 a.m. ET

A truck burns as fire ravages the Napa wine region in California on Oct. 9.
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A truck burns as fire ravages the Napa wine region in California on Oct. 9.

In this long exposure photograph, embers fly off a burning house and truck.
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In this long exposure photograph, embers fly off a burning house and truck.

A firefighter walks near a pool as a neighboring home burns.
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A firefighter walks near a pool as a neighboring home burns.

Firefighters douse flames.
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Firefighters douse flames.

Two women hug as they watch houses burn in Santa Rosa, California.
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Two women hug as they watch houses burn in Santa Rosa, California.


A building succumbs to the spreading flames.
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A building succumbs to the spreading flames.

Flames ravage another home.
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Flames ravage another home.

A law enforcement officer blocks a road as flames burn in a residential area in Santa Rosa.
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A law enforcement officer blocks a road as flames burn in a residential area in Santa Rosa.

The Signorello Estate winery in Napa.
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The Signorello Estate winery in Napa.

A firefighter monitoring the fires.
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A firefighter monitoring the fires.

A home east of Napa, California, is reduced to ashes.
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A home east of Napa, California, is reduced to ashes.

A home is engulfed in flames in Glen Ellen, California.
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A home is engulfed in flames in Glen Ellen, California.

Resident Louis Reavis inspects his burned classic Oldsmobile at his home in Napa.
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Resident Louis Reavis inspects his burned classic Oldsmobile at his home in Napa.

The remains of fire damaged homes in Glen Ellen, California.
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The remains of fire damaged homes in Glen Ellen, California.

A burned out car rests on the driveway of a smoldering home in the Napa wine region in California.
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A burned out car rests on the driveway of a smoldering home in the Napa wine region in California.