Thomas fire: Third largest fire in the history of California

  • Thomas fire which has been burning since December 4 is still unfurling itself in South California. The paradise areas have turned into war zones as stated by the locals. Areas including Santa Barbara and Montecito are affected by the widespread inferno. Around 8,400 firefighters are trying to control the blaze and are constantly helping the locals to evacuate places where the fire is approaching. The fire has been burning over for two weeks and has turned out to be the third largest in the history of California.