Sep 22, 2014 3:16 PM

Largest Of Calif. Wildfires Destroys 10 Homes, Other Structures

The so-called King Fire, one of several sweeping through parts of California has destroyed 10 homes and 22 other buildings, fire officials say.

As of early Monday morning, crews had been able to contain about 18 percent of the fire, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CalFire):

Sacramento's Capital Public Radio reports that more than 5,500 firefighters are battling the blaze.

CPR says: "A dense smoke advisory is in effect for the central Sierra and i


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