Photos: California's Soberanes wildfire – in pictures

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The Guardian via Reuters, Photographer Michael Fiala

Tom Stokesberry of the US Forest Service walks past a destroyed car:

Tom Stokesberry with the U.S. Forest Service walks past a destroyed car

A destroyed home on a hillside:

A destroyed home on a hillside

An exercise bike sits on the edge of a slope:

An exercise bike sits on the edge of a slope

A pile of melted bottles at the site of a destroyed home:

A pile of melted bottles lay on the ground at the site of a destroyed home

The remains of a swimming pool at the same site:

The remains of a swimming pool at the same site

A burned out motorcycle:

A burned out motorcycle

A charred slope smolders in the mountains above Carmel Highlands:

A charred slope smolders in the mountains above Carmel Highlands

‘Thank You Firefighters’ is written on the dust covered rear window of a vehicle:

Thank You Firefighters is written on the dust covered rear window of a vehicle