Photos: Wildfires rage in California

by The Straits Times

Thousands of people were allowed to return to their homes following a massive California wildfire that swept across the central and southern parts of the state. The wildfire, fuelled by dry and windy conditions, burnt tens of thousands of acres, and forced an evacuation of an an estimated 20,000-30,000 from the affected areas.

Click the link below to see 14 photos of the Sand Fire.