Hundreds of people in Northern California were evacuated after dozens of additional wildfires caused by lightning afflicted the area, an article in the Washington Post stated on August 1.
At least 120 people in Modoc County were already displaced from their homes due to the severe fire, and over 700 hundred fire crews are having difficulties battling the fire due to steep terrain, California Fire spokesperson Dennis Mathisen said. As of the time of the reporting, the fire has been contained by five percent. Over 40 wildfires have already broken out in California due to lightning strikes.
Unfortunately, many families have still not recovered from the devastating wild fires that ravaged Bastrop County several years ago. If your home has been destroyed and your insurer failed to provide you with the compensation you believe you deserve, a lawyer may be able to help you secure the compensation you need. Find out how the lawyers of Williams Kherkher can fight for you today by calling (800) 639-8460.